Reference Material : BooksStrike the BellTransport by Road, Canal, Rail and Sea in the Nineteenth Century through Songs, Ballads and Contemporary AccountsSelected and edited by Roy PalmerPublished by Cambridge University Press (1978)ISBN 0 521 21921 3Victoria's InfernoSongs of the Old Mills, Mines, Manufactories, Canals and RailwaysEdited by Jon Raven192 pagesISBN-13 9780950372235Canal Songsby Jon RavenBroadside Records (1974). The complete book can be downloaded as a pdf.The Ian Campbell Folk Group SongbookHeathside/Sing (1965)Hughie's Ditty Bagby Hugh E JonesWee Huge Publications Navvymanby Dick SullivanCoracle Books (1983)Also available on-line as aVictorian Web book which contains a useful Navvy's GlossaryWest Midlands' Balladsby Michael RavenPublished by Michael Raven (2008)ISBN: 9780906114858The Unknown Boatman Songbookby Dusty MillerAvailable from Dave IllingworthMore details hereSongs of a Navvyby Patrick MacGillA collections of poems/songs first published 1911. Full text available in various formats hereSome possible sources for book purchase are given. Books that are out of print may be available from second-hand book sellers. The AbeBooks UK, USA or Australasia web-sites could be a good starting point for those seeking copies.