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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4906

Titles:
Captain Wattle, and Miss Roe
Captain Wattle and Miss Roe

First Lines:
Did you ever hear of Captain Wattle?
Did you ever hear of Captain Wattle

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 4858

Titles:
Captain Jinks

First Lines:
I am captain Jinks of the Horse marines

Themes:
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V276

Titles:
Bold captain Avery
Bold Captain Avery

First Lines:
Come all ye young sailors of courage so bold

Themes:
Piracy

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3291

Titles:
The young militia captain

First Lines:
A young militia captain on his lady love did smile

Themes:
India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1286

Titles:
Captain Grant
Captain Grant, the highway robber

First Lines:
My name's Captain Grant I make bold for to say
My name is Captain Grant, I'd be bound for to say
My name is Captain Grant, and I am bound to say
My name is Captain Grant I make bold for to say
My name is Captain Grant, & I am bound to say

Subjects:
Edinburgh (Scotland)

Themes:
Highwaymen
Courts and law
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 21884

Titles:
The cruel sea-captain, and Nancy of Yarmouth
The cruel sea captain and Nancy of Yarmouth

First Lines:
It is of a sea captain in Yarmouth did dwell

Themes:
Seduction
Virtue
Rape

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 602

Titles:
The distressed maid
The distress'd maid

First Lines:
Our captain calls all hands away to-morrow
Our captain calls all hands away tomorrow
Our captain calls all hands away to morrow

Themes:
Soldiers
Lovers parted
Unrequited love

Edition - Bod9081

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 65


Ballad - Roud Number: V3291

Title: The young militia captain

First Line: A young militia captain on his lady love did smile

Themes:  India - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

Firth c.14(94)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18148

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1852 and 1868

Imprint: Moore, Printer, 40, Ann-Street, Belfast


Ballad

Title: The captain cuckold

First Line: There was a sea captain was married of late

Themes:  Cuckoldry

Harding B 26(88)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20927

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1857

Imprint: ... the Poet's box ...


Ballad - Roud Number: 1286

Title: Captain Grant

First Line: My name's Captain Grant I make bold for to say

Tune: The maid of Tyrone

Themes:  Highwaymen

2806 b.11(60)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3175

Titles:
Captain's lovely daughter

First Lines:
One fine afternoon down to Liverpool I went

Subjects:
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Unrequited love

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6562

Titles:
Captain de Wellington Boots

First Lines:
You must know I belong to the army

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1893

Titles:
Miss Bailey's ghost

First Lines:
A captain bold in Halifax, who dwelt in country quarters

Themes:
Ghosts

Edition - Bod11306

Imprint Names:  Laurie and Whittle

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1798

Imprint: Published 4th. April 1798, by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Strt. London

Notes:  An engraving

Series Identifier: 214


Ballad - Roud Number: V4906

Title: Captain Wattle and Miss Roe

First Line: Did you ever hear of Captain Wattle

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Harding B 10(18)

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Edition - Bod12853

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 490

Title: Wild and wicked youth

First Line: In Newry town I was bred and born

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1286

Title: Captain Grant

First Line: My name is Captain Grant I make bold for to say

Themes:  Highwaymen

Harding B 11(4211)

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Edition - Bod13578

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 265


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1286

Title: Captain Grant

First Line: My name is Captain Grant, and I am bound to say

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19617

Title: Th' mon at mester Grundy's

First Line: Good law, how things are alter'd now

Themes:  Social status

Harding B 11(538)

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Edition - Bod8958

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1866

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box ... Monday Morning, May 28, 1866

Notes:  Slip. [At end] Catalogue of newest songs


Ballad - Roud Number: 4858

Title: Captain Jinks

First Line: I am captain Jinks of the Horse marines

Themes:  Soldiers

Firth c.14(297)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip.


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Edition - Bod17471

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

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1805

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V4906

Title: Captain Wattle, and Miss Roe

First Line: Did you ever hear of Captain Wattle?

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Harding B 25(333)

Notes:  Imprint cropped. Slip


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Edition - Bod20410

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Evans, No. 41, Long Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V4906

Title: Captain Wattle, a new song

First Line: Did you not hear of captain Wattle

References:

ESTC: N71523

Johnson Ballads 352

Notes:  Surface damage Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3883

Titles:
A voyage to glory
The voyage to glory

First Lines:
All hands on board the captain cries

Themes:
Religion
Naval

Edition - Bod1513

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: [Armstrong, Printer, Liverpool]


Ballad - Roud Number: 2673

Title: The post captain

First Line: When Steerwell heard me first impart

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.17(348)

Notes:  The illustration is cropped. Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(431)


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Edition - Bod14925

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3883

Title: The voyage to glory

First Line: All hands on board the captain cries

Attributation: 

Authors: 

Performance Locations: 

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in Harding B 11(1461) and Harding B 11(2371)

Subjects: 

Themes: 

Harding B 15(352a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(297d)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod15662

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 602

Title: The distressed maid

First Line: Our captain calls all hands away to morrow

Themes:  Unrequited love

Firth c.12(210)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17007

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 2673

Title: The post-captain

First Line: When Steerwell heard me first impart

Authors:  Rannie, John

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 25(1546)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod20091

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4906

Title: A new song

First Line: Did you not hear of Captain Wattle

References:

ESTC: T195959

Harding B 22(193)

Notes:  Slip


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