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Edition - Bod1158

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church St.; Office North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 272


Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: The heaving of the lead

First Line: For England, when, with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 16(110d)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2004

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1505

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 28(111) is a copy of the complete sheet.


Ballad - Roud Number: V20263

Title: The rosary

First Line: Though oft we meet severe distress

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

2806 c.17(364)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(330).


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Edition - Bod6097

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London

Notes:  Harding B 16(111a) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving the lead

First Line: For England, when with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.25(468)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 15(128a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 17(123a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6183

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Jennings, No. 15, Water-lane, Fleet- street

Notes:  Firth b.25(468) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving the lead

First Line: For England when with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 16(111a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3197

Imprint Names:  Walker, R.

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Date  between 1780 and 1830

Imprint: Walker, Printer, near the Duke's Palace, Norwich


Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving of the lead

First Line: For England when with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 17(122b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8743

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: The heaving of the lead

First Line: For England when with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(64)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2549

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 2549 is cropped; lacks the illustration. Slip


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Edition - Bod15342

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer Wholesale toy and Marble Warehouse Great st, Anddrew [sic] street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving the lead

First Line: For England when with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 17(123b)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 857

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17481

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: The heaving of the lead

First Line: For England, when with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

Harding B 25(817)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18108

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V22684

Title: The pilgrim

First Line: I travers'd Judah's barren sand

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20263

Title: The rosary

First Line: Though oft we meet severe distress

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Harding B 28(111)

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Edition - Bod19872

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1832

Imprint: Printed & sold by T. Batchelar, opposite the Refuge for the Destitute, Hackney Road

Notes:  The illustration shows printers at work.


Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving the lead

First Line: For England when with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

Firth c.13(66)

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Edition - Bod21888

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 112


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2849

Title: Roving bachelor

First Line: Come all you roving bachelors who mean to take a wife

Themes:  BachelorsMarriage - men

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving the lead

First Line: For England when with a favoring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

2806 c.16(301)

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Firth b.27(133)

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Harding B 11(3349)

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Edition - Bod22162

Imprint Names:  Robinson

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Imprint: Robinson, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving the lead

First Line: For England when with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

2806 c.18(140)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1948

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.Hill, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by Hill, 14, Waterloo Road, near the Victorea [and] J. Catnach, Printer, 2 & 3, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials, & at 14 Waterloo Road, (Late Hill's.)


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1186

Title: The jolly young waterman

First Line: And did you not hear of a jolly young waterman

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Watermen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving the lead

First Line: For England when with favoring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

2806 c.16(111)

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Harding B 11(1935)

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Edition - Bod6892

Imprint Names:  Ferraby, J.

Imprint Locations:  Hull

Date  between 1803 and 1838

Imprint: J. Ferraby, Printer, Market-place, Hull


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black-eyed Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: The heaving of the lead

First Line: For England, when with fav'ring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Naval

Firth b.25(241)

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Edition - Bod14165

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three; see Harding B 11(1933) for the imprint.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1186

Title: Jolly waterman

First Line: And did you not hear of a jolly young waterman

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Watermen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving the lead

First Line: For England when with favouring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 16(119d)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1958

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1186

Title: Jolly waterman

First Line: And did you not hear of a jolly young waterman

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Watermen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24406

Title: Heaving the lead

First Line: For England when with favouring gale

Authors:  Pearce, William, 1785-1796

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3414

Title: The Nancy

First Line: Mayhap you've heard that as dear as our lives

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1933)

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