Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
poliphilo

Oldham Edge

On Oldham Edge the grass is green,
Nicest view that e'er tha's seen.
When tha stands on top and looks about
Nowt but mills wi' a chimney spout.

Ailz says that has to be a pre-war song. The mills have gone now, but the first two lines are as true as ever. 


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