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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9972

Titles:
Blackburn tragedy

First Lines:
Each feeling heart attention give, and listen unto me

Subjects:
Blackburn (England)

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

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4630

Titles:
The Blackburn poachers
The banner of the free

First Lines:
Come all you wild and thoughtless youths, and list awhile to me
He lay upon the battle-field

Subjects:
Blackburn (England)

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

Edition - Bod782

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1876]

Ballad

Title: Execution of Fish, the murderer

First Line: The Blackburn tragedy it is ended

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenExecutions - 19th centuryRape - 19th century

Harding B 14(223)

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Edition - Bod12142

Imprint Names:  Stephenson

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  between 1821 and 1850

Imprint: Stephenson, Printer, Gateshead


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V28412

Title: Keep your tail up

First Line: By trade I am a --- true

Themes:  DrinkingTradesmen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8320

Title: Lancashire tragedy

First Line: All you that have feeling hearts, whoever that you be

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  PovertyRobbery

Harding B 11(1977)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper.


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Edition - Bod12251

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1876]

Notes:  With a prose introduction.

Series Identifier: 1104


Ballad

Title: Horrible crime at Blackburn

First Line: A murder so wicked and so cruel

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centurySex crimes - 19th centuryChildren1876

Harding B 12(179)

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Edition - Bod12915

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  With a prose account.

Series Identifier: 1101


Ballad - Roud Number: V33120

Title: Awful murder of a child named Emily Holland, at Blackburn

First Line: O, list to the awful and heartrending tale

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryRape - 19th centuryChildren1876

Harding B 12(186)

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Edition - Bod10278

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1100


Ballad - Roud Number: V32585

Title: Horrible murder of Emily Holland a girl aged 7 years, by William Fish a barber in Blackburn

First Line: Oh! listen, you fathers and mothers

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryRape - 19th century1876

Harding B 12(185)

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Edition - Bod14218

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-Street, Preston


Ballad - Roud Number: V9972

Title: Blackburn tragedy

First Line: Each feeling heart attention give, and listen unto me

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th century

Harding B 12(200a)

Notes:  Slip

Edition - Bod14531

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1876]

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V23462

Title: Trial and sentence of William Fish, the Blackburn murderer

First Line: In the county gaol at Kirkdale

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century

Harding B 14(221)

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Edition - Bod14612

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1876]

Notes:  With a prose introduction. Firth c.26(13) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32585

Title: Horrible outrage murder and mutilation at Blackburn

First Line: Oh! listen, you fathers and mothers

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century

Harding B 14(220)

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Edition - Bod9547

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1876]

Imprint: Disley, Printer, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V30173

Title: Horrid murder of a child at Blackburn

First Line: Once again a dreadful outrage

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century

Firth c.17(192)

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Harding B 14(219)

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Edition - Bod9549

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With a prose account


Ballad - Roud Number: V33120

Title: The awful murder and mutilation of a child at Blackburn

First Line: O, listen to the awful and heartrending tale

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  MurderRape

Firth c.17(193)

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Edition - Bod9550

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1876]

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32585

Title: Trial and execution of William Fish, the Blackburn murderer

First Line: Oh! listen you fathers and mothers

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenExecutions - 19th centuryRape - 19th century

Firth c.17(194)

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Harding B 14(222)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8320

Titles:
Lancashire tragedy
The Lancashire tragedy

First Lines:
All you that have feeling hearts, whoever that you be
All you that have feeling hearts wherever that you be
All you that have a feeling heart wherever you may be

Subjects:
Blackburn (England)
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Poverty
Robbery
Crime - 19th century

Edition - Bod13646

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Series Identifier: 499


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V23639

Title: Bendigo and deaf Burke!! Or A parody on Rory O'More

First Line: Brave Bendigo hated the sight of a man

Subjects:  Bendigo (William Thompson), 1811-1880

Themes:  Prizefighting1839

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V4630

Title: The Blackburn poachers

First Line: Come all you wild and thoughtless youths, and list awhile to me

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryPoaching

Harding B 13(3)

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