Pogues - Boat Train Chords

 
         
         
         
         
         
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10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
         
         
         
         
         
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3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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4
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
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3
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
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4
2
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
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1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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2
1
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
1
1
1

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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X
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3
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
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1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
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2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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X
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4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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3
1

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
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9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
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1
1
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12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
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4
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1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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X
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3

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
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3
1
2
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
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7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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1
         
         
         
         
         
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4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
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X
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4
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11 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
No chord
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
Capo on 1 fret

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FF BB FF BB

F B F B F B C

FI met with Napper Tandy And I shook him by the hand He said "BHold me up for FChrissake For CI can hardly Fstand" The Bmost disgraceful Fjourney On which CI've ever Fbeen The Blast time that I Ftravelled on The CBoat Train I Fhad a couple of drinks in town A few more at the port I Bpuked up on the Fgangway But some Ckind folks helped me Fboard They Bhelped me to a Ftable Poured Cwhiskey down my Fthroat They Bsat me at a Ftable And I Clost my watch and coat BFirst we drank some Fwhiskey BThen we drank some Fgin BThen we drank Ftequila I think Dmthat's what did me Cin BThen we drank some Fbrandy And the Bwomen had a Fdance The Bsteward then anFnounced That we could Dmplay the game of "Cchance" We Fcrowded round the table With our money in our hands I Bended up on the Fother side Without a Cpenny in my Fpants I Bwoke up in the Ftoilet When we Cgot to HolyFhead The Bdoors were all a-Fbanging And I Cwished that I was dead BThen we went through Fcustoms BWith a couple of crazy Fthugs BFirst they looked for Fbombs and joints DmThen they looked for Cdrugs BStuck a flashlight Fup my ass BTold some Irish Fjokes BSaid "Fuck off now, FPaddy" So I Dmheaded for [The S]Cmoke On the Booooooooaaaaaaaaat Train

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F B F B F B F B F B F B F B C

We Fgot on board the train And then we had a drink or two BStarted playing Fpoker But the Cbooze ran out at FCrewe Some Bpeople started Fsleeping Others Clooked for duty Ffree Some Bbastard started Fsinging "The little Ccottage by the Lee" He Bthen sang "Paper FRoses" "BooBlavogue" "Eileen ArFu" SomeBbody started Fslagging off The DmPakis and the CJews BFirst I found some Fwhiskey BThen I found some Fgin I Bsat down in the Fcorner And I Dmread the Daily CNews BFirst I drank the Fwhiskey BThen I drank the Fgin I Btried to make the Ftoilet And I Dmbroke my fuckin Cshin BNext thing that I Fknew I was in BLondon in the Frain StBaggering up the Fplatform Off the Dm BooooCoooaaaaaaat Train

F B F B

FF BB FF BB

F B F B F B C

Intro |E A|E A|E A|E A|E A|E A|E A|B || I Emet with Napper Tandy and I Ashook him by the Ehand He said Ahold me up for EChrist sake for BI can hardly Estand The Amost disgraceful Ejourney on Bthat I've ever Ebeen The Alast time that I Etravelled on the BBoat Train I had a couple of drinks in town and a few more at the port I puked up on the gangway but some kind folks helped me board They sat me at a table poured whiskey down my throat They sat me at a table and I lost my watch and coat AFirst we drank some Ewhiskey Athen we drank some Egin AThen we drank teEquila I think Athat's what did me Bin AThen we drank some Ebrandy and the Awomen had a Edance The Asteward then anEnounced that we could Bplay the game of chance We crowded round the table with our money in our hands I ended up on the other side without a penny in my pants I woke up in the toilet when we got to Holyhead The doors were all a-banging and I wished that I was dead Then it was the customs they called their bloody dogs First they went for booze of course then they looked for drugs Stabbed a flashlight up my ass told us all their jokes Sid fell over paddy so I've had it for the smoke on the Boat Train Inst ||:E A|E A|E A|E A:||

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We got on board the train and then we had a drink or two Started playing poker but the booze ran out at Crewe Some people started sleeping others looked for duty free Some bastard started singing the little cottage by the Lee He then sang Paper Roses Boolavogue Eileen Aru Somebody started slagging off the Pakis and the Jews First I found some whiskey then I found some gin I sat down in the corner and I read the Daily News First I drank the whiskey then I drank the gin I tried to make the toilet and I broke my fucking shin Next thing that I knew I was in London in the rain Staggering up the platform off the Boat Train Outro |E A|E A|E A|E A|E A|E A|E A|B |E ||