The Valiant hearted Sea-man; Declaring a late Skirmish fought between our English Fleet and the Dutch.
Wherein the Dutch was worsted, two of the Dutch ships sunk, and two taken as lawful Prize, with a very small loss on our English side.

The tune is, Lusty Stukely.
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BRave Gallants now of England
Chear up your hearts, and firmly stand
Against all people which oppose our King
Let us sight with hearts lusty and stout,
To keep all Forraign Nations out,
Let Valour still the same of England ring.
The Hol ander as I am fold
adventure new to be so void
As to oppose our Gracious King to fight.
For truth it is I understand
They have some English in their Land
That right or wrong would do England a spite
In Histories we all may read
brave England nere was conquered,
But in five hundred seventy years ago
by William Duke of Normandy,
yet Kent held out most valiantly
And met that Duke so gallantly their foe.
Brave England then he not dismay'd,
the Lord above will send you aide
If hand in hand you all together joyn
'tis not the Turk nor Spaniards pride
nor Butter box which Traitors guide
Shall ever daunt this valiant heart of mine,
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THe Duke of York himself is pleas'd
Chief Admiral upon the Seas
To venture life and limb for Englands right,
therefore our Valiant Sea-men hold
doth now while life and limb doth hold
They will ingage the Hollanders to fight.
there is now a Subject in this Land
but willing is with helping hand
To venture still for Englands Liberty.
therefore prepare you Hollander
which now is bent to civil War
We do intend to make you fight or flye.
In Fifty two, ful well you know
England gave you an over-throw
How bare you now for to Resist again?
your Service then was not so hot,
as now shal be our Cannon shot
we wil make you yeild or sink into the Pain
a Gallant Fleet we have at Sea
wel arm'd, and bravely man'd they be
And men of Courage, Valiant, hold and stout
fear not in England but we shal
give all our enemies the fall
Ere long, of it you need not make a doubt.
an [...] now you Valiant Sea-men all
thear up I hear the Bowson cal
See where the Fleet of Enemies do lye.
let Drums now beat, and Trumpets sound
and Canoniers turn your Guns round
Brave English hearts wil scorn a foot to fly.
See where our Tygre Rides amain,
the Dolphin and the Pellican.
The Charls, the James, the Lion, and the Boar,
with many a Gallant ship beside,
hoping to cool the Dutch-mans pride
See how they fly along the Holland shore.
See Valiant hearts, we are for battle
harke how the thundring Guns do rattle.
The Lord above, I hope is on our side
stand to it now brave hearts so stout
see how the Dutch-men wheels about
They cannot long this Service hot abide.
me thinks I see a top sail fal
before our Noble General
Some losse is sure within the Enemy.
I hope ere long we all shal see
brave England get the Victory,
That we may live in Peace and Unity,
two Dutch ships sunk as we hear say
and two is carryed quite away
The rest no longer would abide our shot
our Guns so rattles in their ear
I hope ere long we all shal hear
They wil repent that they begun the plot.
J. R.
FINIS.
So the Lord preserve little England,
Convert O God, her Foes
That we may live in quietness,
our Enemies Plots disclose.

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