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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3101

Titles:
The snug bit of land in the ocean. A new song
The land in the ocean
The snug bit of land on the ocean
The snug bit of land in the ocean

First Lines:
In the midst of the sea, like a tough man of war
In the midst of the sea like a tuff man of war
In the midst of the sea like a stout man of war
In the midst of the sea like a tough man of war

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805
Duncan, Adam Duncan, Viscount, 1731-1804
St. Vincent, John Jervis, Earl, 1735-1823
Howe, Richard Howe, Earl, 1726-1799

Themes:
Naval battles
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12204

Titles:
The tars who've leather'd the world
The tars who've lather'd the world

First Lines:
What matter your ditties, your jokes and narrations

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805
Duncan, Adam Duncan, Viscount, 1731-1804
St. Vincent, John Jervis, Earl, 1735-1823
Howe, Richard Howe, Earl, 1726-1799

Themes:
Sailors
Naval battles
Naval

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11048

Titles:
The wooden walls of old England

First Lines:
In the model I'm bringing before ye

Subjects:
Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805
Duncan, Adam Duncan, Viscount, 1731-1804
St. Vincent, John Jervis, Earl, 1735-1823
Howe, Richard Howe, Earl, 1726-1799

Themes:
Naval

Edition - Bod8347

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts, 14 Great st. Andrew street Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3101

Title: The snug bit of land in the ocean

First Line: In the midst of the sea like a tuff man of war

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805Howe, Richard Howe, Earl, 1726-1799Duncan, Adam Duncan, Viscount, 1731-1804St. Vincent, John Jervis, Earl, 1735-1823

Themes:  Naval battles

Firth c.12(348)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8358

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Evans, 41, Long-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V12204

Title: The tars who've lather'd the world

First Line: What matter your ditties, your jokes and narrations

Performers:  Johnstone, John Henry, 1749-1828

References:

ESTC: T204731

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805Howe, Richard Howe, Earl, 1726-1799Duncan, Adam Duncan, Viscount, 1731-1804St. Vincent, John Jervis, Earl, 1735-1823

Themes:  Naval battles

Firth c.12(351)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8377

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3101

Title: The snug bit of land on the ocean

First Line: In the midst of the sea like a tough man of war

Tune: Magg of Wapping

Authors:  Dibdin, Thomas, 1771-1841

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805Howe, Richard Howe, Earl, 1726-1799Duncan, Adam Duncan, Viscount, 1731-1804St. Vincent, John Jervis, Earl, 1735-1823

Themes:  Naval battles

Firth c.12(350)

Notes:  Annotated. Title copied in MS on reverse. Slip


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Edition - Bod22682

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W. and J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1800 and 1849

Imprint: Shelmerdines, printers


Ballad - Roud Number: V11048

Title: The wooden walls of old England

First Line: In the model I'm bringing before ye

Subjects:  Nelson, Horatio Nelson, Viscount, 1758-1805Howe, Richard Howe, Earl, 1726-1799Duncan, Adam Duncan, Viscount, 1731-1804St. Vincent, John Jervis, Earl, 1735-1823

Themes:  Naval

2806 c.18(340)

Notes:  Slip


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Firth c.12(356)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(2100)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8325

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 177, Union Street, Boro', S.E.

Series Identifier: 649


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13818

Title: Tom Tough

First Line: My name d'ye see's, Tom Tough, I have seen a little service

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Subjects:  Duncan, Adam Duncan, Viscount, 1731-1804Howe, Richard Howe, Earl, 1726-1799Hawke, Edward Hawke, Baron, 1705-1781Boscawen, Edward, 1711-1761St. Vincent, John Jervis, Earl, 1735-1823

Themes:  Naval battles

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3350

Title: Jack's the lad

First Line: Our ship's a port, so here I be

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(312)

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