Ship That Never Returned, Sheet Music 03


Ship That Never Returned, Sheet Music 03


One leaf with preprinted staff lines handwritten in blue ink on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is minor fraying along the right edge and along the lower edge. The document was laminated. There are staple holes at the upper left corner. There is staining of an unknown origin on the document. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner.


Popular music -- United States Ships -- Songs and music Farewells -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

The Parted Lover, Lovers Parted


Henry Clay Work, 1832-1884


W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created



I. G. Greer


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Musical notation, English


Sheet music


Henry Clay Work, 1832-1884, “Ship That Never Returned, Sheet Music 03,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed June 19, 2019,