Henry Lawson

Grenfell, New South Wales
Henry Lawson
Grenfell, New South Wales
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The Fire At Ross's Farm

Rating: 3.3

The squatter saw his pastures wide
Decrease, as one by one
The farmers moving to the west
Selected on his run;
Selectors took the water up
And all the black soil round;
The best grass-land the squatter had
Was spoilt by Ross's Ground.
Now many schemes to shift old Ross
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robert black real name 25 October 2020
85 years old istill remember poem from my 5th grade reader
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Bri Edwards 08 March 2019
i like it. to MyPoemList. bri " ;)
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Frances Willows 04 June 2010
This poem epitomises the spirit of the outback people wonderful
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