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NEWCASTLE STATION. AKA and see "Durham Hornpipe," "Lincolnshire Hornpipe (2)." English, Reel or Hornpipe. England, Northumberland. G Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB.

Central Station, Newcastle, early 20th century
The first strain is shared with Cumbrian musician John Rook's "Scarbro' Hornpipe," entered into his large 1840 music manuscript collection.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Hall & Stafford (Charlton Memorial Tune Book), 1956; p. 13. Raven (English Country Dance Tunes), 1984; p. 141.

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