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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6113

Titles:
Red robin
Red robi[n]
The red robin
Red Robin

First Lines:
Come into my cabin, red robin
Come into my cabin red robin
Come to my cabin red robin
Come into my cabin red Robin

Themes:
Rejected suitor
Robin, the

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9588

Titles:
Answer to the Cabin boy

First Lines:
When clouds obscured the distant sky

Themes:
Sailors

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1883

Titles:
Uncle Tom the slave martyr

First Lines:
They sold him for his cabin

Themes:
Slavery

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13848

Titles:
Cabin boy

First Lines:
The seas were rough, the clouds were dark
The sea was rough, the clouds were dark

Themes:
Sailors
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 5207

Titles:
Teddy O'Neale
Teddy O'Neile
Teddy O'Neal
The return of Teddy O'Neil

First Lines:
I've seen the mud cabin he danced his wild jigs in
I've come to the cabin he danced his wild jigs in
I've seen the mud cabin he danced his jigs in
I've seen the mud cabin he danced his wild jig in
Sad and forsaken I've once more returned

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Irish
Unrequited love

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4623

Titles:
Answer to Nelly Gray

First Lines:
I once lived in a cabin on the old Kentucky shore

Subjects:
Kentucky (U.S.A.)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 239

Titles:
The female cabin boy or The row amongst the sailors
The handsome cabin boy
The female cabin boy or, The row amongst the sailors
Female cabin boy
The female cabin boy
The handsome cabin-boy

First Lines:
Its of a pretty fair maid as you may understand
Tis of a handsome fair maid, as you may understand
Its of a pretty female, as you shall understand
It's of a pretty female as you shall understand
It is of a pretty female as you shall understand
Its of a pretty female as you shall understand
It's of pretty female as you shall understand
It is of a pretty female, as you shall understand
It's of a pretty female, as you shall understand
It's of a pretty fair maid as you may understand
It's of a pretty female as you shall u[nderstand]

Themes:
Pregnancy
Women sailors
Transvestism
Woman in disguise

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9485

Titles:
Pig hunt
The pig hunt

First Lines:
See the black sow grunting in paddy's mud cabin
See the black sow grunting in Paddy's great pig-stye

Subjects:
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1151

Titles:
Mary Jane, parody on Old log-cabin

First Lines:
Oh, I'm bothered and tormented with a vixen of a wife

Themes:
Housework
Marriage - men
Drunkenness - women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2473

Titles:
Old log cabin in the lane
The little low log cabin down the lane

First Lines:
Oh, I'm growing old and feeble, and I cannot work no more
Oh, I'm growing old and feeble now, and I cannot work no more

Themes:
Blackface minstrelsy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 11511

Titles:
The cabin with the roses at the door

First Lines:
The light is fading fast and I'm thinking of the past
The light is fading fast, and I'm thinking of the past

Themes:
Age
Migration
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5194

Titles:
The raking Paudheen Rhu! or an Irish tinker's travels
The raking Paudeen Rhue

First Lines:
It was after breakfast one fine day I left my father's cabin snug
My tongue is blistered so is my feet with walking, talking, everywhere

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Tinkers

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