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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 982

Titles:
Belfast shoemaker
Bold Belfast shoemaker
Belfast shoe-maker
The Belfast shoe-maker!

First Lines:
I am a bold shoe maker, from Belfast town I came
I am a bold shoemaker from Belfast town I came
I am a bold shoe-maker, from Belfast town I came
Come all you true-born Irishmen wherever you may be

Subjects:
Belfast (Ireland)

Themes:
Soldiers
Soldiers - desertion
Soldiers, Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1890

Titles:
Jack the piper's ghost

First Lines:
Ye Belfast folk who like a joke, I hope you'll list awhile

Subjects:
Belfast (Ireland)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3810

Titles:
The Middlesex Flora

First Lines:
As we loosed from the Downs near fam'd London town

Subjects:
Belfast (Ireland)

Themes:
Maritime trade
Shipwreck

Edition - Bod4011

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1852 and 1868

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


Ballad

Title: A new song called the Sailor's voyage to Caxton-street

First Line: Come all you jolly sporting boys, attention to my song

Attributation: Composed by Arthur Quinn

Authors:  Quinn, Arthur

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)

Themes:  ProstitutionVenereal disease

Harding B 26(587)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5940

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew Street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V2930

Title: The maid of Belfast

First Line: In Belfast town of high renown there l[i]ves a comely maid

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)

Themes:  Rejected suitorMythology, classical

Harding B 25(1193)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6680

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Moore, Printer, Castle-court, Belfast


Ballad - Roud Number: V1890

Title: Jack the piper's ghost

First Line: Ye Belfast folk who like a joke, I hope you'll list awhile

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)

Firth b.25(558)

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Edition - Bod11607

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V5715

Title: Grasp of friendship's hand

First Line: Give me the grasp that is warm, kind, and ready

Themes:  Friendship

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2039

Title: My native hills

First Line: I love the hills, my native hills

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 1062

Title: Belfast mountains

First Line: 'Twas on the Belfast mountains

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)

Harding B 11(1397)

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Edition - Bod8055

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union-street, Borough. S.E.

Series Identifier: 381


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3810

Title: The Middlesex Flora

First Line: As we loosed from the Downs near fam'd London town

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)

Themes:  ShipwreckMaritime trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5677

Title: Give me thy blessing, dear mother

First Line: Give me thy blessing, dear mother, mother

Firth c.12(119)

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Edition - Bod18160

Imprint Names:  Pigott, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed and Snld [sic] at 60 Old-Street


Ballad - Roud Number: 982

Title: Belfast shoemaker

First Line: I am a bold shoe maker, from Belfast town I came

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 25(167)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2932

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

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

Subjects:
Belfast (Ireland)
Quebec (Canada)

Themes:
Shipwreck
Emigration - Irish

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2930

Titles:
A new song, called the Belfast maid
The Belfast maid
The maid of Belfast
The Belfast lovers

First Lines:
In Belfast town of high renown, there lives a comely maid
In Belfast town of high renown
You lovers all attention pay, the truth I will pen down
In Belfast town of high renown there l[i]ves a comely maid

Subjects:
Belfast (Ireland)
Ireland

Themes:
Pastoral
Mythology, classical
Emigration - Irish
Rejected suitor
Shipwreck

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1062

Titles:
Belfast mountains
The Belfast mountins [sic]
The Belfast mountains

First Lines:
Twas on the Belfast mountains
'Twas on Belfast mountains
'Twas on the Belfast mountains
It was on yon Belfast mountains, I heard a maid complain
Twas on Belfast mountains
It was on Belfast mountains
Twas on belfast mountains

Subjects:
Belfast (Ireland)
Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 5804

Titles:
Lovely Ann

First Lines:
When I was young and in my prime

Subjects:
Belfast (Ireland)
America

Themes:
Shipwreck

Edition - Bod2074

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St Andrew- Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 5804

Title: Lovely Anne

First Line: When I was young and in my prime

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)America

Themes:  Shipwreck

2806 b.11(82)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 b.11(140)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(1162)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 31

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11635

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1728

Title: Banks of the Clyde

First Line: When I was young, and in my prime

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)Glasgow (Scotland)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4788

Title: Three strings to my bow

First Line: I am a girl that's forsaken

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5538

Title: Money is your friend

First Line: Of friendship I have heard much talk

Themes:  Money

Harding B 11(154)

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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 - Bod8653

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, No. 57, High Street, Giles, London. W.C.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7334

Title: The American sailor

First Line: As I walked out one morning, I met a fair maid by the way

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)North America

Themes:  Sailors

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2418

Title: As I wander'd by the brookside

First Line: As I wander'd by the brook-side

Firth c.13(256)

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Edition - Bod20822

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton Printer 1, Lr Exchange St Duub [sic]

Notes:  Harding B 19(132) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: V2932

Title: The sorrowful lamentation the ship Eliza bound from Belfast to Queebeck leaden with 200 passengers

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

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)Quebec (Canada)

Themes:  ShipwreckEmigration - Irish

2806 b.9(88)

Notes:  Slip.


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1728

Titles:
Banks of Clyde
The banks of the Clyde
Banks of the Clyde
The banks of Clyde

First Lines:
When I was young, and in my prime
When I was young and in my prime
When I was young and youth did bloom

Subjects:
Belfast (Ireland)
Glasgow (Scotland)
Scotland

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 - Bod574

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, and Toy Warehouse 6, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V7334

Title: The American sailor

First Line: As I walk'd out one May morning I met a fair maid by the way

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)U.S.A.

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 25(44)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6041

Imprint Names:  Batchelar, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1832

Imprint: Printed and sold by T. Batchelar, opposite the Refuge for the Destitute, Hackney Road


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5804

Title: Lovely Ann

First Line: When I was young and in my prime

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)America

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 901

Title: The lost lady found

First Line: It was down in a valley a young damsel did dwell

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Abduction

Johnson Ballads 5

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7334

Titles:
The American sailor

First Lines:
As I walked out one morning, I met a fair maid by the way
As I walk'd out one May morning I met a fair maid by the way

Subjects:
Belfast (Ireland)
U.S.A.
North America

Themes:
Sailors
Emigration - Irish

Edition - Bod8722

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Two joined sheets; ballads have different orientations. On the other side of the sheet is printed: The life, conduct, and execution, of Samuel Wright (1830).


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 5804

Title: Lovely Ann

First Line: When I was young and in my prime

Subjects:  Belfast (Ireland)America

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V35063

Title: The British sailor

First Line: You sons of Britain poor and great

Themes:  Sailors

3rd Ballad

Title: ... Sialor [sic]

First Line: Ye blooming lovers pray lend an ear

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)Liverpool (England)Canada

Themes:  Women sailors

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 559

Title: [The] milkmaid of Blackberry fold

First Line: It's of a rich squire in Bristol doth dwell

Themes:  Social status

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