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The Red Flag by Jim Connell.

The Red Flag by Jim Connell.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H6709
Description: Connell was an Irish dock labourer working in London. He wrote 'The Red Flag' during the great Dock Strike of 1889, while travelling from Charing Cross to New Cross. The song became a symbol of the British labour movement and the anthem of the Labour Party.
Creator: National Maritime Museum (sung by Simon Niziol)
Date: 2004
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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