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Edition - Bod8399

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 35


Ballad - Roud Number: V16045

Title: The ranters' ship

First Line: The ranter's ship is sailing yet

Themes:  Religion

Firth c.12(371)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9732

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 293

Title: The bonny boy

First Line: It was once I loved a bonny boy

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3214

Title: Life's like a ship

First Line: Life's like a ship in constant motion

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles

Notes:  Stanzas 1 and 3 only

Firth c.18(128)

Notes:  Slip Slip.


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Edition - Bod8441

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 124

Title: The mermaid; or, The Gallant ship

First Line: On Friday morning we set sail

Themes:  Mermaids

Firth c.12(414)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9671

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth c.17(62)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3564

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3362

Title: Jack the guinea pig

First Line: When the anchor's weigh'd and the ship's unmoor'd

Performers:  Harlowe, Sarah, 1765-1852

Performance Locations:  Sadler's Wells Theatre

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(155)

Notes:  Firth c.12(155); Imperfect: cropped; lacks title and illustration.


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Harding B 25(948)

Notes:  Harding B 25(948); Imperfect: torn at lower edge.


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Edition - Bod8309

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The old Princess Royal, and the pirate ship

First Line: Upon the 14th of August, we sailed from the Downs

Themes:  Piracy

Firth c.12(65)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8344

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1015

Title: A recitation of Paddy & the butter

First Line: We sailed from the Downs in a ship call'd the Lion

Themes:  IrishNaval battlesQuakers

Firth c.12(320)

Notes:  Imprint cropped Slip


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Edition - Bod8435

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 711


Ballad

Title: The dryland sailor!

First Line: I never was on board a ship

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

Firth c.12(409)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8497

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1010

Title: The jolly buccaneer

First Line: In the good ship Revenge how we've spank'd thro' the ocean

Themes:  Piracy

Firth c.12(70)

Notes:  Slip. Printed on printer's waste


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Edition - Bod8560

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With: Coronation expenses


Ballad - Roud Number: V9129

Title: Sea-boy's dream

First Line: The tempest had ceas'd and our ship was secured

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(135)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8694

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6620

Title: Launch of the Great Eastern

First Line: Come cheer up Britaunia [sic] and onward fast trip

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  SteamshipsGreat Eastern (ship)

Firth c.13(288)

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Edition - Bod9836

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1833

Title: The jolly ship carpenter

First Line: Down in the country there liv'd a young couple

Themes:  MarriageLetter-writing

Firth c.18(24)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod13614

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 11(420)


Ballad - Roud Number: V13007

Title: Bound 'prentice to a coasting ship

First Line: Bound 'prentice to a coasting ship, I weather'd many a gale

Authors:  Ebsworth, J.W. (Joseph Woodfall), 1824-1908

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(132)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(35c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8120

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1874]

Notes:  Illustration was originally a political cartoon; the words \"Public opinion\" are partially erased from the stern of the grounded ship

Series Identifier: 1073


Ballad

Title: Lines on the burning of the emigrant ship, 'Cospatrick'

First Line: To this most heartrending and sorrowful tale

Subjects:  New Zealand

Themes:  ShipwreckEmigration

Firth c.12(104)

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Edition - Bod8329

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Firth c.16(408)

Series Identifier: 774


Ballad - Roud Number: V20171

Title: The un-seaworthy ship

First Line: The doomed ship weighs anchor, out she's bound

Tune: Driven from home

Authors:  Smith, J.

Subjects:  Plimsoll, Samuel, 1824-1898

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.12(122)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8502

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 894


Ballad - Roud Number: V7049

Title: Great naval action between the Kearsarge, and the Alabama

First Line: Come all you gallant hero's [sic]

Themes:  American Civil War, 1861-1865Politics and government - 19th centuryAlabama (Ship)Kearsarge (Man-of-war)

Firth c.12(76)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8518

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20112

Title: The wreck of the steam-ship Cambria

First Line: You landsmen and you seamen all, unto me lend an ear

Subjects:  IrelandNew York (N.Y.)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.12(92)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8519

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26105

Title: New song, called The ship Eliza

First Line: All you young men and women that live in Ireland

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)Quebec (Canada)

Themes:  ShipwreckEmigration - Irish

Firth c.12(93)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9336

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Slip. Part of a sheet of two ballads. See Firth b.27(468)


Ballad - Roud Number: V3930

Title: English emigrant

First Line: God speed the keel of the trusty ship

Themes:  Emigration

Firth c.16(379)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22965

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 207


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3930

Title: English emigrant

First Line: God speed the keel of the trusty ship

Subjects:  England

Themes:  Emigration

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1994

Title: Logie o' Buchan

First Line: O Logie o' Buchan, O Logie the laird

Themes:  Unrequited love

2806 d.31(55)

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Firth b.27(468)

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Harding B 11(1077)

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Edition - Bod9364

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 774


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20171

Title: The un-seaworthy ship

First Line: The doomed ship weighs anchor, out she's bound

Tune: Driven from home

Attributation: Written by John Smyth, Denholme, near Bingley

Authors:  Smith, John

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9277

Title: The stage of life

First Line: All the world is one great stage, this Shakespeare said of old

Tune: Never push a man when he's going down the hill

Attributation: Written by John Smyth, Denholme, near Bingley

Authors:  Smith, John

Firth c.16(408)

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Edition - Bod8123

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1874]

Notes:  With the announcement of the wreck from the Daily Telegraph


Ballad

Title: Dreadful disaster at sea 500 lives lost. Burning of the emigrant ship \"Cospatrick\"

First Line: In '74 we've had some shocking disasters

Tune: Teddy O'Neale

Subjects:  New Zealand

Themes:  ShipwreckEmigration

Firth c.12(107)

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Edition - Bod8131

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  The motto in the illustration is: Train up a child in the way he should go. Prov. XII.6. Lead us not into temptation


Ballad - Roud Number: 1174

Title: Wreck of the Northfleet, or, Father put me in the boat!

First Line: The good ship \"Northfleet\" at anchor lay

Themes:  ShipwreckSteamships

Firth c.12(113)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8433

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Title in MS on reverse The same cut appears in Firth c.12(420), but lacking a portion. The text is the same setting of type as Harding B 22(105).


Ballad - Roud Number: 17509

Title: Never to sea again. A new song

First Line: Twas in the good ship Rover

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(407)

Notes:  Title in MS on reverse Slip


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Edition - Bod8701

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 214094

Title: My ship rocks in the offing

First Line: Come let me kiss those tears away

Tune: The girl I left behind me

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3339

Title: Canst thou love?

First Line: Canst thou love, yet coldly fly me?

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 12896

Title: Ben Cable

First Line: One night, 'twas at sea, in the midst of a storm

Themes:  Sailors

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 22071

Title: Parody on The wolf

First Line: At the peaceful midnight hour

Firth c.13(294)

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Harding B 11(2585)

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Johnson Ballads 3343

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