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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 347

Titles:
The whale fishing
Whale fishery
Greenland fishery
Greenland whale fishery
The Greenland Whale fishery

First Lines:
In eighteen-hundred and twenty-three
In the year ninety four, March the twetieth [sic] day
I can no longer stay on shore
In eighteen hundred and twenty-four
We can no longer stay on shore

Subjects:
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Whaling

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12828

Titles:
Lines wkitten [sic] on the most fatal and melincholy [sic] accurance [sic] ... in St. Josephs chapel Grosvenor st Liverpool

First Lines:
You faithful sons of old Granuwail

Subjects:
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9007

Titles:
The garland of trials

First Lines:
This noble relation which I am to write
Yhis [sic] noble relation which I am to write

Subjects:
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Adoption
Parenthood revealed
Seduction and abandonment
Disguise
Women, single
Social status
Pregnancy
Illegitimacy
Education
Astrology

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3236

Titles:
Dennis and Mary, or love and revenge

First Lines:
Near Liverpool, in Lancashire

Subjects:
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Murder

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3175

Titles:
Captain's lovely daughter

First Lines:
One fine afternoon down to Liverpool I went

Subjects:
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Unrequited love

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 5769

Titles:
Dick the joiner

First Lines:
In Liverpool town there lived a lad a joiner to his station
There is a lad in our town

Subjects:
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Transvestism
Servants
Seduction and abandonment

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6318

Titles:
The new song of Tom and Jerry

First Lines:
The marriage act in doggrel verse we've sung till all is blue

Subjects:
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Gambling
Courts and law
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3103

Titles:
Lament on the destruction of the Ocean Monarch!

First Lines:
All you who have a heart to feel, come listen unto me

Subjects:
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Shipwreck

Edition - Bod4185

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: John Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 11(860) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 222


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep deep sea

First Line: O come with me my love

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3321

Title: My bounding bark

First Line: My bounding bark, I fly to thee

Themes:  Sailing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 913

Title: The jolly roving tar

First Line: It was in the town of Liverpool, all in the month of May

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(859)

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Edition - Bod1477

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Armstrong, Printer, Banastre-street, Liverpool


Ballad

Title: Loss of the sloop Charles bound for Liverpool

First Line: Come all you sons of Wexford in sorrow join with me

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Shipwreck

2806 c.17(240)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(80)


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Edition - Bod1486

Imprint Names:  Rosson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Middlewich

Imprint: [J. Rosson, Printer, Middlewich]


Ballad - Roud Number: V6318

Title: The new song of Tom and Jerry

First Line: The marriage act in doggrel verse we've sung till all is blue

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  GamblingCourts and lawPrisons

2806 c.17(433)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(310)


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Edition - Bod5027

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30123

Title: Tailor & trooper

First Line: There was a lady in Liverpool did dwell

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Adultery

2806 c.17(414)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(436).


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Edition - Bod5237

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Gt. Saint Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 25(77) is another edition.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3324

Title: Answer to Three strings to my bow

First Line: Oh hear the complaint of a maiden

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13891

Title: Adieu my native land

First Line: Adieu my native land adieu

Themes:  Emigration

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 347

Title: Greenland whale fishery

First Line: We can no longer stay on shore

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Whaling

Harding B 11(90)

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Edition - Bod3130

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: 688

Title: Streams of lovely Nancy

First Line: The streams of lovely Nancy divides in three parts

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.13(24)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(261a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11620

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 483

Title: Bailiff's daughter

First Line: I am a youth, a well beloved youth

Themes:  Lovers reunited

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1024

Title: Barley raking

First Line: It was in the merry month of May the hay wanted making

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  SeductionLetter-writingPregnancy

Harding B 11(129)

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Edition - Bod12306

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for Wm. Armstrong, B[a]nastre st: Liverpool


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2888

Title: Love among the roses

First Line: Young Love flew to the Paphian bower

Performers:  Larken, Mr.

Performance Locations:  Theatre Royal

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5769

Title: Dick the joiner

First Line: In Liverpool town there lived a lad a joiner to his station

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentServantsTransvestism

Harding B 11(2217)

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Edition - Bod13643

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V14889

Title: The boys & the girls

First Line: Say, boys don't you think the girls

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14977

Title: Under a burning sun

First Line: Some years ago I set sail for a land across the sea

Themes:  Golddigging

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V14865

Title: No one to welcome me home

First Line: In the dim twilight I wandered alone

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Emigration

Harding B 11(428)

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Edition - Bod13784

Imprint Names:  Davenport, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1800 and 1802

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Davenport, 6, George's Court, Clerkenwell, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V9007

Title: The garland of trials

First Line: This noble relation which I am to write

References:

ESTC: T192484

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Social statusDisguisePregnancyAstrology

Harding B 5(12)

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Edition - Bod7467

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(859) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 222


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7191

Title: The deep deep sea

First Line: O come with me my love

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3321

Title: My bounding bark

First Line: My bounding bark, I fly to thee

Themes:  Sailing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 913

Title: The jolly roving tar

First Line: It was in the town of Liverpool, all in the month of May

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(860)

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Edition - Bod10218

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: Printed and Published at Such's Song Mart, 123, Union Street, Borough, London

Series Identifier: 56


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2103

Title: Jordan

First Line: I look'd in the east, I look'd to the west

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  SlaveryIndia - Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2164

Title: What man would be without a woman

First Line: Though much is said and sung, about a woman's tongue

Themes:  Women

Firth c.20(82)

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Harding B 11(1941)

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Harding B 11(1941A)

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Edition - Bod8117

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 570


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32157

Title: Lament on the destruction of the Ocean Monarch!

First Line: All you who have a heart to feel, come listen unto me

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15607

Title: There's a good time coming boys

First Line: There's a good time coming, boys

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Themes:  PovertyTemperanceChild labour

Firth c.12(101)

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Edition - Bod8408

Imprint Names:  Bathgate, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Imprint: J. Bathgate, Printer, 192, Park Lane, Liverpool


Ballad

Title: The Channel fleet in the river Mersey, Liverpool

First Line: Come all you gallant heroes

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Sailors

Firth c.12(380)

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Edition - Bod14053

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3236

Title: Dennis and Mary, or love and revenge

First Line: Near Liverpool, in Lancashire

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Murder

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13783

Title: Harry Bluff

First Line: Harry Bluff when a boy left his friends and his home

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(865)

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Edition - Bod14220

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30112

Title: Capt. Henrichson's lamentation!

First Line: As through Liverpool I carelessly wandered

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th century

Harding B 12(201b)

Notes:  Slip

Harding B 20(201)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod14559

Imprint Names:  Cadman, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1850 and 1855

Imprint: Cadman, Printer, Manchester

Series Identifier: 326


Ballad - Roud Number: 211

Title: The bonny grey

First Line: Come you cock merchants far and near

Subjects:  Liverpool (England)

Themes:  Cockfighting

Harding B 15(28b)

Notes:  Slip


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