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Edition - Bod8371

Imprint Names:  Stephenson

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  between 1821 and 1850

Imprint: Stephenson, Printer, Gateshead


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1921

Title: Wrekington hiring

First Line: O lads an' lasses hither come

Themes:  Hiring fairs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 968

Title: Bedlam city

First Line: Down by the side of Bedlam city

Themes:  Unrequited loveInsanity

Firth c.19(186)

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Harding B 11(4331)

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Edition - Bod17157

Imprint Names:  Stephenson, W.

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  between 1821 and 1838

Imprint: Printed for the Author by W. Stephenson Gateshead


Ballad - Roud Number: V1921

Title: Wrekington hiring. A new song

First Line: Oh, lads and lasses hither come

Tune: Flowers of Caledonia

Themes:  Hiring fairs

Harding B 25(2118)

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