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Edition - Bod12740

Imprint Names:  Evans, R.

Imprint Locations:  Chester

Imprint: [Evans, Printer, Chester]


Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ships in port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.17(189)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(404)


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Edition - Bod22347

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's a port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.17(190)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(202)


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Edition - Bod5652

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer, & Publisher, 177, Union- street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 651


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3962

Title: The dying sailor at sea

First Line: Our ship was far, far, on the sea

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5443

Title: The gospel ship

First Line: The gospel ship has long been sailing

Themes:  Religion

Firth c.12(373)

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Harding B 11(1036)

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Edition - Bod5537

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's aport, so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.18(160)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(122)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 17(144b)

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 - Bod12546

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 17509

Title: The Greenwich pensioner

First Line: Twas in the good ship Rover

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Performers:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Notes:  The text is the same setting of type as Firth c.12(407)

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 22(105)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8360

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3362

Title: Sailor's life at sea

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

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(173)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod13605

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st 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

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V299

Title: Bound 'prentice to a waterman

First Line: Bound 'prentice to a waterman I learnt a bit to row

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1621

Title: Henry's gone to the wars

First Line: Ah! my heart from my bosom did fly

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(420)

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Harding B 11(421)

Notes:  Harding B 11(421); MS. annotations


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Edition - Bod13612

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth-Court


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13007

Title: Bound 'prentice to a coasting ship

First Line: Bound 'prentice te [sic] a coasting ship, I weather'd many a gale

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V268

Title: Blue violets

First Line: Violets, violets, beautiful blue violets

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8228

Title: The voice of her I love

First Line: How sweet at close of silent eve

Harding B 11(422)

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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 - Bod4075

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W. and J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: W. and J. Shelmerdine, printers


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5377

Title: Kate of Dover

First Line: Ned Flint was lov'd by all the ship

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9271

Title: How blest the British sailor

First Line: Tho' cloudy skies and storms appear

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 28(91)

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Edition - Bod4887

Imprint Names:  Fores, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1791

Imprint: London, Pub. June 25 1791 by W. Fores N 3 Piccadilly


Ballad - Roud Number: 17509

Title: The Greenwich pensioner

First Line: 'Twas in the good ship Rover

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

References:

ESTC: T205692

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads fol. 53

Notes:  The illustration is coloured.


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Edition - Bod5664

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, Great st Andrew street 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's a port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(123)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(944)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2586

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholsale [sic] Toy & Marble Warehouse. Great st. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: 23209

Title: Fan left on shore

First Line: The ship was rocking in the offing

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(201)

Notes:  Firth c.12(201); Coloured illustration. The cut is coloured.


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Harding B 12(28)

Notes:  Harding B 12(28); Coloured illustration. The cut is coloured.


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Johnson Ballads 821

Notes:  The cut is coloured.


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Edition - Bod2601

Imprint Names:  Sheppard, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1790

Imprint: Published by C. Sheppard, Lambert [sic] Hill, Docts. Commons, Nov. 27 1790

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3362

Title: Jack the guinea pig

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

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 12(42)

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Edition - Bod2614

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: London, Sold by J. Pitts Gt. St. Andrews St.

Notes:  An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6038

Title: Lovely Nan

First Line: Sweet is the ship that under sail

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 12(56)

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Edition - Bod3113

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts Printer, wholesale toy and marble warehouse, 6 Great saint Andrew st. 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V5100

Title: Portsmouth harbour

First Line: Our ship in Portsmouth harbour

Subjects:  Portsmouth (England)

Themes:  MerchantsSailorsSocial statusLovers reunited

Firth c.12(378)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.13(202)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(210b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8170

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Tey [sic] and Marble Warehouse Great St, Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V665

Title: The parting kiss

First Line: On Baltic billows rode my ship

Performers:  Smith, Mr.

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(202)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16905

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V15160

Title: The Sky Rocket

First Line: When I ship'd from on board the Sky Rocket

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(1786)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17860

Imprint Names:  Boag, W.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Imprint: Boag, Printer, Newcastle


Ballad

Title: The kind cabin boy, and the penitent captain

First Line: An English ship had, that was going abroad

Authors:  Anderson, Edward

Themes:  ReligionSailorsMutiny

Harding B 25(1024)

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Edition - Bod18112

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5377

Title: Kate of Dover

First Line: Ned Flint was lov'd by all the ship

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15456

Title: The cottage maid

First Line: Let town-bred belles, elate with pride

Tune: The madrigal

Harding B 28(106)

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Edition - Bod19663

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's a-port so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1185

Title: Bonny light horseman

First Line: Maids, wives, and widows, I pray give attention

Notes:  Harding B 16(33c) is another edition of this ballad alone Harding B 13(34a) is another edition of this ballad alone

Johnson Ballads 1914

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Edition - Bod20049

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1305

Title: Jolly old farmer

First Line: As a jolly old farmer sat soaking his clay

Themes:  FarmersSoldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's a-port, so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

Johnson Ballads 2603

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Edition - Bod22531

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: J. Pitts Printer and Wholesale Toy Warehouse 6 Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V115

Title: Albion, the pride of the sea

First Line: My boys would you know how our ship got her name

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(23)

Notes:  Slip


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