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SANTY ANO (aka "SANTIANO", "SANTY ANNO", "SANTO ANNO", "AWEIGH, SANTY ANO") (Traditional Sea Shanty) Odetta - 1954 Burl Ives - 1956 The Kingston Trio - 1958 The Highwaymen - 1961 Blackeyed Biddy - 1989 "Spider" John Koerner - 1992 Buffy Stewart with Darwin's Army - 1999 Also recorded by: The Shanes; Philippe Vanden; Hugues Aufray; Jimmie Driftwood; Paul Clayton; Dave Guard; Dan Furmanik: ........ and others. From Boston Town we're bound away Heave aweigh (Heave aweigh!) Santy Ano Around Cape Horn to Frisco Bay We're bound for Californ-i-o So Heave her up and away we'll go Heave aweigh (Heave aweigh!) Santy Ano Heave her up and away we'll go We're bound for Californ-i-o She's a fast clipper ship and a bully crew Heave aweigh (Heave aweigh!) Santy Ano A down-east Yankee for her captain, too We're bound for Californ-i-o So Heave her up and away we'll go Heave aweigh (Heave aweigh!) Santy Ano Heave her up and away we'll go We're bound for Californ-i-o Back in the days of Forty-nine Heave aweigh (Heave aweigh!) Santy Ano Those were the days of the good old times Way out in Californ-i-o So Heave her up and away we'll go Heave aweigh (Heave aweigh!) Santy Ano Heave her up and away we'll go We're bound for Californ-i-o When I leave ship I'll settle down Heave aweigh (Heave aweigh!) Santy Ano I'll marry a girl named Sally Brown Way out in Californ-i-o So Heave her up and away we'll go Heave aweigh (Heave aweigh!) Santy Ano Heave her up and away we'll go We're bound for Californ-i-o There's plenty of gold, so I've been told Heave aweigh (Heave aweigh!) Santy Ano Plenty of gold so I've been told Way out in Californ-i-o So Heave her up and away we'll go Heave aweigh (Heave aweigh!) Santy Ano Heave her up and away we'll go We're bound for Californ-i-o ****** As recorded by The Highwaymen under the title "SANTIANO": We're sailing 'cross the river from Liverpool Heave aweigh, Santiano 'Round Cape Horn to Frisco Bay Way out in Californ-i-o So, heave her up and away we'll go Heave aweigh, Santiano So, heave her up and away we'll go Way out in Californ-i-o There's plenty of gold, so I've been told Heave aweigh, Santiano There's plenty of gold, so I've been told Way out in Californ-i-o So, heave her up and away we'll go Heave aweigh, Santiano Heave her up and away we'll go Way out in Californ-i-o Well, back in the days of forty-nine Heave aweigh, Santiano Back in the days of the good old times Way out in Californ-i-o So, heave her up and away we'll go Heave aweigh, Santiano Heave her up and away we'll go Way out in Californ-i-o When I leave ship, I'll settle down Heave aweigh, Santiano Marry a girl named Sally Brown Way out in Californi-i-o So, heave her up and away we'll go Heave aweigh, Santiano Heave her up and away we'll go Way out in Californ-i-o (Transcribed by Mel Priddle - December 2005) ****** ALTERNATE VERSION (1) Maximilian's daughter has my love, Heave away for Santy Anno! Maximilian's daughter has my love, Heave away, my lads, for Mexico! And I left my love in Laguna town, Heave away for Santy Anno! And I left my love in Laguna town, Heave away, my lads, for Mexico! And when will I see Laguna's shore? Heave away for Santy Anno! And when will I see my love once more? Heave away, my lads, for Mexico! ****** ALTERNATE VERSION (2) When Zacharias Taylor gained the day Heave away, Santy Anno He made poor Santy run away All on the plains of Mexico General Scott and Taylor, too Heave away, Santy Anno Made poor Santy meet his Waterloo All on the plains of Mexico Santy Anno was a good old man Heave away, Santy Anno Till he got into war with your Uncle Sam All on the plains of Mexico ******

    


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