Time Signature: 3.4
Key of Tune: G
Tune Type: Waltz
Number of Bars: 64
Notes: George Davis is the source for parts A & B. Mick Pilley for parts A & C.
History: Spookendyke was a German miner in the Mudgee area who used to play this tune. He was known as ‘Strike-a-light’ by the other miners. The original version by de Hugard has 9 bars in each of the last three lines.
Informant(s): George Davis & Mick Pilley, Mudgee, NSW
Collector(s): John Meredith Collection - NLA