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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1289

Titles:
The grand Thames regatta

First Lines:
But behold upon the river Thames

Subjects:
Thames River (England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13859

Titles:
News from frost-fair, upon the river of Thames

First Lines:
Not many years ago

Subjects:
Thames River (England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9789

Titles:
Batchelor's fare

First Lines:
To the Thames gentle banks the streams wind along
To Thames gentle banks the streams winds along

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6216

Titles:
Goddess of the silver stream
Sweet goddess of the silver stream
The goddess of the silver stream

First Lines:
Near where old Thames in ample tide
Twas near old Thames's ample tide
Near where old Thames's in ample tide

Subjects:
Thames River (England)
Thames river (England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1290

Titles:
Lamentations of old father Thames
Father Thames

First Lines:
As I was one night over Blackfriars bridge going
As I was one night o'er Blackfriars bridge going

Subjects:
Thames River (England)

Edition - Bod54

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1851

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V1289

Title: The grand Thames regatta

First Line: But behold upon the river Thames

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Johnson Ballads 90A

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1288

Titles:
The Thames horrid mystery! The murder & mutilation of a female

First Lines:
You feeling christians pray attend

Subjects:
Thames river (England)
London (England)

Themes:
Crime - 19th century
Murder - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3998

Titles:
The humours of Frost fair

First Lines:
All you that are curious downright

Subjects:
Thames river (England)

Themes:
Fairs

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2990

Titles:
The return of the rose

First Lines:
Weep not, ye streams of silver Thames
Weep not ye streams of silver Thames

Subjects:
Charlotte Augusta, Princess, 1796-1817
Caroline Amelia Elizabeth, queen, consort of George IV, king of Great Britain, 1768-1821

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10564

Titles:
Blanket-fair, or The history of Temple street

First Lines:
Come listen a while (though the weather be cold)

Subjects:
Thames River (England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1292

Titles:
On the banks of the silvery Thames

First Lines:
She lived with her ma, and her crusty da-da

Edition - Bod18666

Imprint Names:  Milbourne, E. and A.Hinch, S.Mason, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  1683

Imprint: Printed on the Frozen-Thames, by the Loyal Young Printers, viz. E. and A. Milbourne. S. Hinch. J. Mason. 1683


Ballad

Title: News from the river of Thames

First Line: The winter is exceeding cold

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Themes:  Frost fairs

Harding B 39(159)

Notes:  Photocopy of Huth III.22 (Harvard College Library)


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6487

Titles:
Dreadful occurrence. A full and particular account of a most dreadful accident ... April 19th. 1824

First Lines:
The morning sun did sweetly shine

Subjects:
Thames river (England)
London (England)

Themes:
Shipwreck

Edition - Bod16910

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: J. Pitts, Printer, 14, Great St Andrew street seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9789

Title: Batchelor's fare

First Line: To Thames gentle banks the streams winds along

Harding B 25(133)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17725

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1807 and 1810

Imprint: Batchelar, Little Cheapside


Ballad - Roud Number: V6216

Title: The goddess of the silver stream

First Line: Near where old Thames in ample tide

Harding B 25(748)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19776

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court


Ballad - Roud Number: V6487

Title: A solemn copy of verses

First Line: The morning sun did sweetly shine

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Johnson Ballads 276

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2809

Titles:
Great gals at home. Parody on \"Old folks at home\"
Great gals at home
The great gals at home. [A parody on the \"Old folks at home\"]

First Lines:
Way down by the old Thomas river
Way down by old Thames river
Way down by the old Thames river

Themes:
Drinking - women
Girls
Drinking
Fighting

Edition - Bod1108

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  The same illustration appears in Firth b.25(266).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1290

Title: Lamentations of old father Thames

First Line: As I was one night o'er Blackfriars bridge going

Tune: What can the matter be

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Harding B 11(2049)

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Edition - Bod5012

Imprint Names:  Wright, J.Clarke, J.Thackeray, W.Passinger, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  [1683]

Imprint: Printed for I. Wright, I. Clarke, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger


Ballad - Roud Number: V13859

Title: News from frost-fair, upon the river of Thames

First Line: Not many years ago

Tune: Come from the temple to the bed

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Harding B 39(160)

Notes:  Photocopy of Huth III.23 (Harvard College Library). MS inscription on original: This exceedingly rare Ballad I believe to be Unique; it has not, that I am aware of, been reprinted. I purchased it of Mr. Andrews [...] George Daniel, Canonbury, October 1847, Bristol.


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Edition - Bod5687

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 26, Grafton St., Soho, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12829

Title: Bowld sojer boy

First Line: Oh! there's not a trade that's going

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1290

Title: Father Thames

First Line: As I was one night over Blackfriars bridge going

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Firth c.14(378)

Notes:  MS note lower left corner: bought 1856


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Edition - Bod2571

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  See Harding B 11(4369) for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 221

Title: Young Henry the poacher

First Line: Come all you wild and wicked youths, wherever you may be

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 346

Title: We are all jolly fellows who follow the plough

First Line: When four o'clock comes then up we rise

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6216

Title: Goddess of the silver stream

First Line: Near where old Thames in ample tide

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Harding B 11(4370)

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Johnson Ballads 1069A

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Edition - Bod14197

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, High Street, St. Giles

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1288

Title: The Thames horrid mystery! The murder & mutilation of a female

First Line: You feeling christians pray attend

Subjects:  London (England)Thames river (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th century

Harding B 12(173)

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Harding B 14(196)

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Sheet - Johnson Ballads 2883

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1878]

Notes:  MS inscription: Anonymous verses on Campbell, who rented Kilton House 1878. Folded, stamped, and addressed (on reverse): Captn. Goodhall Esqr. Denton Aylesbury. Postmarks: Aylesbury B AP27 78; Thame B AP26 78. Stamp: Halfpenny red


Ballad - Roud Number: V5891

Title: A squire of the present day

First Line: I'll sing you a bad new song, composed the other day

Tune: The old English gentleman

Themes:  HuntingRural societyPersonal satire



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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4185

Titles:
A copy of verses on the loss of the Princess Alice ... Sept. 3rd, 1878

First Lines:
So sad a disaster ne'er has been told

Subjects:
Thames river (England)
London (England)

Themes:
Shipwreck

Edition - Bod5565

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1711 and 1769

Imprint: Newcastle: Printed by John White


Ballad - Roud Number: V29533

Title: The lamentation of a bad market

First Line: You Christian people all give ear

References:

ESTC: N70840

Subjects:  London (England)Thames river (England)

Themes:  ChildrenParliament

Douce Ballads 3(53)

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