The Steam Train hornpipe

There are 2 recordings of this tune.

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One setting

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X: 1
T: The Steam Train
R: hornpipe
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Gmaj
(3DEF|GBAG ADFA|Ggfe dcBd|ecdB cABG|AGFE DE (3FED|
GBAG ADFA|Ggfe dcBd|egde cdBc|AF (3DEF G2 (3def|
gbag adgf|edce dGBd|ecdB cABG|agfe de (3 fed|
gbag fdgf|edce dGBd|(3edc (3dcB (3cBA (3BAG|AF (3DEF G2z2|

Two comments

Pet tune

Not sure where this tune came out of. I just play it so I’ve christened it. Maybe somebody recognises it.

Derby College Roundhouse Library

The notation for this tune is etched into the glass walls of the library in the Roundhouse (a former loco maintenance shed) at Derby College. It’s not currently clear whether the railway connection is entirely due to obneb having christened it the Steam Train!