Jim Eldon 
Last updated: 31.05.22
p_eldonj.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Jim Eldon is a folk singer, fiddler, songwriter and composer born and raised in Drypool Parish, East Hull as also his wife Lynette, a champion clog dancer.
Up until 2012, Eldon was seasonally employed performing on the Bridlington pleasure boats Yorkshire Belle and Flamborian for some 30 years. Since then he has continued performing at folk festivals, folk clubs and pubs as well recording a number of CDs.
The website given below lists his songs and compositions
Websites:
url15.gif Jim Eldon Performer's home page.  
url15.gif Jim Eldon's Songs and Tunes Songs and tunes by Jim Eldon  
     Performer CD Title Supplier
       
Folk Music CDs:
cd15.gif Jim Eldon The Brid Fiddler
cd15.gif Jim Eldon Home From Sea
cd15.gif Jim Eldon I Wish There Was No Prisons flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Jim Eldon Jim and Lynette Eldon flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Jim Eldon Let's Haul, Boys, Haul!
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif B-Shuffle (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
2 Violins Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif C Roll or Sea Roll (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
Fiddle Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Charming Shrimp (?), The J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
Fiddle Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Chase the Terrier Round the Tree. (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
2 Violins Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Dog Whipping Day (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
Violin Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Double Six (?), The J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
Fiddle Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Drypool Hornpipe (?), The J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
Filddle Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Holding You Close to Me (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
Piano Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Jinny Gallus's Jig. (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
Fiddle Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Miss Blakeston's Delight (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
Fiddle Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif New Hilderthorpe Hornpipe (?), The J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
Fiddle Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Rabbit Scuffle (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
2 Violins Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif  Spin the Tortoise (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
2 Violins Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Stottlebink (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
2 Violins Jim Eldon
pdf15.gif Wind and Water (?) J. Eldon (music)
J. Eldon (perf.)
Fiddle Jim Eldon
This list is arranged by composer and contains 21 works performed by Jim Eldon who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg B-Shuffle (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg C Roll or Sea Roll (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Charming Shrimp (?), The Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Chase the Terrier Round the Tree. (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Dog Whipping Day (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Double Six (?), The Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Drypool Hornpipe (?), The Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Holding You Close to Me (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg I Wish There Were No Prisons (?) Jim Eldon(w&m) J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg It's Only England (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg  Jinny Gallus's Jig. (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Miss Blakeston's Delight (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Mr. Waterson's Clock (?) Jim Eldon Jim Eldon (words)
J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg New Hilderthorpe Hornpipe (?), The Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Puffin in My Pint (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Rabbit Scuffle (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Spin the Tortoise (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Stottlebink (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg There's a Puffin in My Pint (?) Jim Eldon(w&m) J. Eldon (perf.)
perf15.jpg Wind and Water (?) Jim Eldon J. Eldon (perf.)
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 20 works by Jim Eldon. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
B-Shuffle ? J. Eldon (perf.)
C Roll or Sea Roll ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Charming Shrimp, The ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Chase the Terrier Round the Tree. ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Dog Whipping Day ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Double Six, The ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Drypool Hornpipe, The ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Holding You Close to Me ? J. Eldon (perf.)
I Wish There Were No Prisons (w&m) ? J. Eldon (perf.)
I Wish There Were No Prisons
It's Only England ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Jinny Gallus's Jig. ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Miss Blakeston's Delight ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Mr. Waterson's Clock ? Jim Eldon (words)
J. Eldon (perf.)
New Hilderthorpe Hornpipe, The ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Puffin in My Pint ? J. Eldon (perf.)  youtube15.jpg
Rabbit Scuffle ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Spin the Tortoise ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Stottlebink ? J. Eldon (perf.)
There's a Puffin in My Pint (w&m) ? J. Eldon (perf.)
Wind and Water ? J. Eldon (perf.)
     Title Duration Performer
       
youtube15.jpg I Wish There Was No Prisons 2:00 J. Eldon
youtube15.jpg Puffin in My Pint 1:24 J. Eldon