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Edition - Bod2366

Imprint Names:  Ross, John

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: J. Ross, Printer, Arcade, Newcastle


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13901

Title: The star of Glengarry

First Line: The red moon is up on the moss-covered mountain

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6458

Title: Crazy Jane

First Line: Why, fair maid, in every feature

Authors:  Lewis, Matthew Gregory, 1775-1818

Harding B 11(3647)

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Edition - Bod13029

Imprint Names:  Ross, John

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 518

Title: Rambling sailor

First Line: I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I have ploughed the ocean

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 346

Title: Jolly fellows that follow the plough

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

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 17733

Title: Drover boy

First Line: I'm a merry-hearted mountain drover

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V3345

Title: The wishing gate

First Line: 'Twas Michaelmas eve and rather late

Harding B 11(3226)

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Edition - Bod13426

Imprint Names:  Ross, John

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Ross, Arcade, Newcastle-on-Tyne

Series Identifier: 75


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6770

Title: Transports of Virginia

First Line: All you young fellows, wherever you be

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 541

Title: The braes o'Balquither

First Line: Let us go, lassie, go

Authors:  Tannahill, Robert, 1774-1810

Harding B 11(3873)

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Edition - Bod15652

Imprint Names:  Ross, John

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Ross, Arcade, Newcastle-upon-Tyne


Ballad - Roud Number: 493

Title: The deserter

First Line: As I was walking down Ratcliffe highway

Themes:  Soldiers - desertion

Harding B 17(75a)

Notes:  Slip


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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 - Bod1326

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewart

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Arcade and may be had of Stewart, Carlisle

Series Identifier: 76


Ballad - Roud Number: 2082

Title: The pilot!

First Line: When lightnings pierce the pitchy sky

Themes:  Pilots

2806 c.13(261)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1327

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewart

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Ross, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-upon- Tyne; and may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle.


Ballad - Roud Number: 586

Title: Banks of sweet primroses

First Line: As I walked out one midsummer's morning

2806 c.13(270)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1330

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewart

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Ross, Arcade, Newcastl [sic], and may be had of Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle


Ballad - Roud Number: 13894

Title: I've journeyed over many lands

First Line: I've journeyed over many lands

2806 c.13(302)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5601

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewart

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Ross, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on-Tyne; and Stewart Carlisle

Series Identifier: 141


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1728

Title: Banks of the Clyde

First Line: When I was young and youth did bloom

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)Glasgow (Scotland)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12919

Title: When the kye come hame

First Line: Come all ye jolly shepherds

Authors:  Hogg, James, 1770-1835

Subjects:  Scotland

Firth b.26(194)

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Harding B 11(153)

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Edition - Bod5602

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewart

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Ross, Arcade, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; and may be had of Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3276

Title: The darlin' old stick

First Line: My name is bold Morgan McCarthy, from Trim

Themes:  IrishDrinkingFightingCourts and lawAfghan warCrime - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 571

Title: The new comic song of Lather em, shave em

First Line: It was in this town not far from this spot

Themes:  Irish - EnglandBarbers

Firth b.26(197)

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Harding B 11(798)

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Edition - Bod13797

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewart

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Arcade and may be had of Stewart, Carlisle

Series Identifier: 16


Ballad - Roud Number: V30657

Title: Old Erin's Green

First Line: O the very first time I saw my love it was on old Erin's Green

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 17(224a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21400

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewart, B.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisle

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed by John Ross, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; and may be had of B. Stewart, 139, Botchergate Carlisle


Ballad - Roud Number: V8751

Title: Sailor boy's farewell to his mother

First Line: Sweet mother, dear, I go

Themes:  Sailors

2806 c.13(259)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1324

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed by John Ross, Arcade, Newcastle; and may be had of Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle, and Dalton, Walmgate, York


Ballad - Roud Number: 17720

Title: I must not tell tales

First Line: As home with my pail through the meadows I stray'd

Themes:  SeductionCourtship - difference in social statusPregnancy

2806 c.13(241)

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Edition - Bod5599

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and sold by John Ross, Arcade, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; and may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle; and W. Dalton, 96, Walmgate York

Series Identifier: 91


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2164

Title: What man would be without a woman?

First Line: Tho' much I've said and sung about a woman's tongue

Themes:  Domestic relationsChildren

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 16917

Title: The cliffs of old Tynemouth

First Line: Oh! the cliffs of old Tynemouth, they're wild and they're sweet

Subjects:  Tynemouth (England)

Firth b.26(191)

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Harding B 11(4113)

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Edition - Bod5600

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Print[e]d by John Ross, Arcade, Newcastle: and may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle, and Dalton, 96, Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 73


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2859

Title: The laird o' Cockpen

First Line: The laird o' Cockpen he's proud and he's great

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Marriage - social differences

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5960

Title: The crook and plaid

First Line: If lassies like the laddies they should like me confess

Subjects:  Scotland

Firth b.26(192)

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Harding B 11(2041)

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Edition - Bod5603

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on- Tyne; and may be had of Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle; and Dalton, Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 4


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1627

Title: Duncan Campbell

First Line: My name is Duncan Campbell, from the shire of Argyle

Subjects:  IrelandScotland

Themes:  Fighting

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2185

Title: The Enniskillen dragoon

First Line: A beautiful damsel of fame and renown

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  SoldiersCourtship - difference in social status

Firth b.26(199)

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Edition - Bod5838

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Arcade, Newcastle; and may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle, and Dalton, 96 Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 76


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 560

Title: Black ey'd Susan

First Line: All in the Downs the fleet was moor'd

Authors:  Gay, John, 1685-1732

Subjects:  IndiaAfrica

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13858

Title: Kathleen mavourneen

First Line: Kathleen mavourneen, the grey dawn is breaking

Authors:  Crawford, F. Marion, 1854-1909

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 11(305)

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Edition - Bod6648

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Royal Arcade, Newcastle-on- Tyne; may be had of Stewart, Carlisle, and Dalton, York

Series Identifier: 159


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8694

Title: Come under my plaidie

First Line: Come under my plaidie, the night's gaun to fa'

Authors:  Macneill, Hector, 1746-1818

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9045

Title: The death of Dermot

First Line: Kathleen, my young bride, thy Dermot is dying

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  MilitarySoldiers - death in battle

Firth b.26(196)

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Harding B 11(664)

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Edition - Bod6960

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Arcade, Newcastle; may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle, and Dalton, 96 Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 95


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1

Title: The gipsy laddie

First Line: There were seven gipsies in a gang

Themes:  GipsiesMarriage - desertion

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13805

Title: My gentle mother dear

First Line: There was a place in childhood

Authors:  Lover, Samuel, 1797-1868

Themes:  Mothers

Firth b.26(198)

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Harding B 11(1316)

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Edition - Bod13738

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Ross, Arcade, Newcastle; and may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle, and Dalton, 96, Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 11


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 820

Title: Burns and Highland Mary

First Line: In green Caledonia there ne'er were twa lovers

Subjects:  Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 24930

Title: The bird

First Line: 'Twas on a bank of daisies sweet

Harding B 11(496)

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Edition - Bod7060

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Arcade, Newcastle; and may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle, and Dalton, 96, Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 108


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3407

Title: Jemmy and Nancy on the banks of Tyne

First Line: As I went out one summer's day

Subjects:  Tyne river (England)

Themes:  SailorsLovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V19238

Title: Fourpence ha'penny cap

First Line: Good people all both great and small of every degree

Themes:  FashionsPaternityTheaters

Firth b.26(193)

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Firth c.13(291)

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Edition - Bod7061

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by John Ross, Arcade, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; and may be had of Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle; and W. Dalton, 96, Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 110


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5009

Title: The braes o' Gleniffer

First Line: Keen blaws the wind oe'r [sic] the braes o' Gleniffer

Subjects:  Scotland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 586

Title: Banks of sweet primroses

First Line: As I walked out one midsummer's morning

Themes:  Pastoral

Firth b.26(195)

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Edition - Bod19105

Imprint Names:  Ross, JohnStewartDalton, W.

Imprint Locations:  NewcastleCarlisleYork

Date  between 1847 and 1852

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Ross, Arcade, Newcastle; Stewart, Botchergate, Carlisle; and Dalton, Walmgate, York

Series Identifier: 107


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 185

Title: Stow Brow

First Line: In Stow Brow, in Stow Brow, a damsel did dwell

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad

Title: The drunken wife

First Line: See what a drunken wife will do

Themes:  Drinking - women

Johnson Ballads 1956

Notes:  MS note: Given by the Rev. Greville J. Chester July 1888[?]


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