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Moorehead (or Muirhead), a Scotsman settled in Athlone, composed a reel to commemorate the battle of the Nile, entitled "The Naval Pillar". It was used in a comedy produced in London entitled "Speed the Plough", the name under which the tune subsequently became popular.

This arrangement was made by John Field for the publisher Clementi.

John Moorehead

Speed the plough


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