There's also a slew of northern english and scottish songs about
mining. Ones I can think of off the top of my head are:
Four Pence a Day
I Can Hew
The Pit Boy
If I dug through my stuff, I could probably find some more.
Lee M.Thompson-Herbert KD6WUR [log in to unmask]
Head Muso, White Rats Morris
Member, Knights of Xenu (1995). Chaos Monger and Jill of All Trades.
"A head-on collision between Morticia Adams and Martha Stewart"