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Edition - Bod6751

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Printer, &c., Lower end of Bridge street, Northampton


Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: The storm o'er the ocean flew furious & fast

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth b.25(407)

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Harding B 11(3498)

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Johnson Ballads 3380

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Edition - Bod13808

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30119

Title: A new song, called The Betsy of New York

First Line: Our ship she sailed from Liverpool

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 25(179)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16772

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1816]

Ballad - Roud Number: V27643

Title: The loss of the Betsey

First Line: Our ship she sail'd from Greenock as you shall understand

Subjects:  Greenock (Scotland)

Themes:  Shipwreck1816

Harding B 25(1148)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17153

Imprint Names:  Dixon, W.

Imprint Locations:  Workington

Imprint: W. Dixon, Printer, Workington


Ballad - Roud Number: V9184

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: From Plymouth, in the Vulcan, we set sail

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 25(1768)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21316

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: The storm o'er the ocean flew furious and fast

Themes:  Shipwreck

2806 c.13(250)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1239

Imprint Names:  Pearson, T.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Imprint: Manchester: T. Pearson, Printer, 4, and 6, Chadderton Street

Series Identifier: 774


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16294

Title: Love! love!! or, Scrumptious love

First Line: Love, love, oh! what is love?

Performers:  Leybourne, George, 1842-1884

2nd 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.

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.26(223)

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Firth c.26(251)

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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 - Bod18042

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32775

Title: Whip away for ever O

First Line: Come all you country lasses, come listen to my song

Themes:  Coach drivers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V27643

Title: Loss of the Betsey, an American ship, on the 24th January, 1816

First Line: Our ship she sail'd from Greenock, as you shall understand

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 28(109)

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Edition - Bod12779

Imprint Names:  Harkness

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 8, Water Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 146


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1448

Title: Pretty Caroline

First Line: One morning in the month of May

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 124

Title: The mermaid, or The gallant ship

First Line: One Friday morning we set sail

Themes:  ShipwreckMermaids

Harding B 11(3146)

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Edition - Bod13203

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V496

Title: The lads of the village

First Line: While the lads of the village shall merrily ah

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: The storm o'er the ocean flew furious and fast

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(3499)

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Edition - Bod8128

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1873]

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


Ballad

Title: The drowning of the 'Northfleet emigrants'. Off Dungeness

First Line: An emigrant ship, the 'Northfleet' by name

Tune: Driven from home

Subjects:  New Zealand

Themes:  ShipwreckEmigration

Firth c.12(111)

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Edition - Bod8139

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1855

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, [6 St Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday, March 24, 1855


Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: The storm o'er the ocean flew furious and fast

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.12(121)

Notes:  Imprint defaced 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 - Bod15412

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  [1820]

Imprint: Marshall, Printer, Newcastle


Ballad

Title: A new song, on the loss of his majesty's ships, the Talbot and Soldan

First Line: Come all ye gallant seamen bold

Themes:  Shipwreck1820

Harding B 25(1880)

Notes:  MS note at bottom: 500 Printed October 21, 1820 Slip


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Edition - Bod18045

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  [1867]

Imprint: P. Brereton Printer, 1 Lr, Exchange St


Ballad - Roud Number: V8782

Title: A sorrowful lamentation on the loss of the ship Rose a Glasco [sic] steamer ... July 1867

First Line: Draw near each tender Christians [sic] asist [sic] my feeble hand

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 26(615)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19146

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1841]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad

Title: Melancholy fate of the President steam ship

First Line: Throughout Great Britain, far and near

Tune: The battle of Algiers

Themes:  Shipwreck

Johnson Ballads 106

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Edition - Bod21322

Imprint Names:  Ross, John

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-upon- Tyne


Ballad - Roud Number: 124

Title: The mermaid; or, the gallant ship

First Line: One Friday morning we set sail

Themes:  Shipwreck

2806 c.13(248)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod4127

Imprint Names:  Dean, R. and W. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1805

Imprint: R. & W. Dean & Co. Printers, Manchester


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V21184

Title: The shipwreck

First Line: I sail'd in the ship Duke of Ormond

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1246

Title: A jolly fat friar

First Line: A jolly fat friar lov'd liquor good store

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 28(216)

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Edition - Bod4161

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, 6 Great St. Andrew Street

Notes:  Harding B 11(2869) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 621

Title: O rare Turpin

First Line: As I was riding over Hunslow moor

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13861

Title: The last rose

First Line: Tis the last rose of summer

Authors:  Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15018

Title: Loss of the Earl Moira

First Line: You landsmen and you seamen

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)Liverpool (England)

Themes:  ShipwreckEarl Moira (ship)

Harding B 11(2870)

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Edition - Bod1516

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold only at the \"Poet's Box,\" by James Moore, 1, Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: V9220

Title: Wreck of the ship Washington. And sufferings of her passengers and crew on her voyage from New York to Liverpool

First Line: Come all you jovial hearts of oak, and listen unto me

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 26(697)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1967

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer and Publisher, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 226


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V606

Title: The Kerry recruit. Or the Spalpeen fanaugh

First Line: In Dennis st., in sweet Tralee, one day in the month of August

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9183

Title: The ship on fire

First Line: The storm o'er the ocean flew furious and fast

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 11(1987)

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Edition - Bod172

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer 1, Lr Exchange St Dublin

Notes:  2806 b.9(88) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2932

Title: The sorrowful lamentation of the ship Eliza boun[d] from Belfast to Queebeck leaden [sic] with 200 passengers

First Line: Come all you men and weman [sic] that lives in Ireland

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 19(132)

Notes:  Slip.


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