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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6506

Titles:
In coming down to Manchester

First Lines:
In coming down to Manchester, to gain my liberty

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4807

Titles:
Song on the American devils

First Lines:
Come good friends and I'll sing you a ditty

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Factories

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6505

Titles:
Johnny Green's trip fro Oldham to see the Manchester railway

First Lines:
Last new year's day eawr Nan hoo sed

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Railways

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6501

Titles:
The Manchester girl

First Lines:
In coming down from Manchester
In coming down from Manchester, I had the liberty

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Soldiers
Recruiting

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4226

Titles:
Johnny Green's description of the Manchester Old Church
Johnny Green's description of the Manchester Old church

First Lines:
Aw went to th' owd Church tother Sunday forenoon
I went to'th Owd church tother Sunday forenoon

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Collegiate Church, Manchester

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13210

Titles:
Calico printer's clerk
The calico printer's clerk

First Lines:
In Manchester, that city, of cotton, twist, and twills
In Manchester, that city

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Dancing

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2741

Titles:
The soldier's farewell to Manchester
Soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Lines:
In coming down from Maucheste [sic]
In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6818

Titles:
The murder of Betsy Smith
Murder of Betsy Smith

First Lines:
Come all false-hearted young men and listen to my song
Come all false hearted young men and listen to my song

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Crime - 19th century
Murder
Servants
Seduction and abandonment

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8313

Titles:
Lancashire Dick

First Lines:
Its now for a song kind gentlemen all
It is now for a new song, gentlemen all

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Corn laws
Economy and trade - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1081

Titles:
Victoria Bridge on a Saturday night
Victoria bridge on a Saturday night

First Lines:
Whoever may travel o'er Manchester gravel

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Mechanics' Institution
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6504

Titles:
Johnny Green's wedding, and description of Manchester college

First Lines:
Neaw lads where'er yo beawn so fast

Subjects:
Manchester (England)

Themes:
Chetham's Hospital (Manchester, England)

Edition - Bod5130

Imprint Names:  Thompson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1789 and 1820

Imprint: Thompson, Printer, 156, Dale-Street, Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: V32907

Title: Melancholy loss in the New quay. A new song

First Line: Of all the sad calamities you ever yet did hear

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Shipwreck1828

2806 c.17(270)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(331).


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Edition - Bod5504

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Armstrong, Printer, Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: V8320

Title: The Lancashire tragedy

First Line: All you that have feeling hearts wherever that you be

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  PovertyRobbery

2806 c.17(214)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(156)


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Edition - Bod5830

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 384


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 22885

Title: The may pole

First Line: Come lasses and lads take leave of your dads

Themes:  May day

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: The soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

Notes:  Harding B 15(301a) is another edition of this ballad alone

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 11(2388)

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Johnson Ballads 1180

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Edition - Bod6237

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1081

Title: Victoria bridge on a Saturday night

First Line: Whoever may travel o'er Manchester gravel

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 16(296b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2430

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 26, Goulden-street, Oldham-road, Manchester, and sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, and H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter's-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 308


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1457

Title: Tobacco

First Line: Tobacco is an Indian weed

Themes:  Smoking

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1081

Title: Victoria bridge on a Saturday night

First Line: Whoever may travel o'er Manchester gravel

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Street traders

Harding B 11(3845)

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Edition - Bod3012

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, (late 123), Union-street, Boro', S.E.

Notes:  Cropped along bottom edge. Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2388).

Series Identifier: 384


Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: The soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(301a)

Notes:  Cropped along bottom edge. Another edition appears in a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(2388). Slip


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Edition - Bod12140

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 130


Ballad - Roud Number: 24177

Title: Johnny Green's wedding, and description of Manchester college

First Line: Neaw lads where'er yo beawn so fast

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Chetham's Hospital (Manchester, England)

Harding B 11(1915)

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Edition - Bod7665

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1865

Imprint: ... the Poet's box, No. 6, St Andrew's lane, Glasgow


Ballad - Roud Number: 13210

Title: Calico printer's clerk

First Line: In Manchester, that city

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Dancing

Firth b.27(412)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod10373

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Hoggett, Printer, Durham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 490

Title: The flash lad

First Line: Adieu, adieu, it was my fate

Themes:  Highwaymen

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 308

Title: The Irish girl

First Line: As I walked out one evening down by a river side

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Harding B 11(1226)

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Edition - Bod14861

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 2741

Title: Soldier's farewell to Manchester

First Line: In coming down to Manchester to gain my liberty

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 15(301b)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9482

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6818

Title: The murder of Betsy Smith

First Line: Come all false-hearted young men and listen to my song

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentMurderCrime - 19th centuryServants

Firth c.17(113)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15435

Imprint Names:  Angus

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1774 and 1825

Imprint: Angus, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V6501

Title: The Manchester girl

First Line: In coming down from Manchester, I had the liberty

References:

ESTC: T197324

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  SoldiersRecruiting

Harding B 25(1206)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod15491

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 203

Title: O good ale thou art my darling

First Line: Long time I have been seeking thee

Themes:  DrinkingBeer

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13210

Title: The calico printer's clerk

First Line: In Manchester, that city, of cotton, twist, and twills

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Themes:  Dancing

Harding B 15(225b)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Harding B 16(180a)

Notes:  Slip Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2697b

Notes:  Slip Slip

Edition - Bod16807

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Manchcster [sic] races, or Ryley's ramble from the land of cakes to the land of cotton

First Line: Since last I trod upon this ground, I've travers'd sea and land

Notes:  Verse and prose

Subjects:  Manchester (England)

Harding B 25(1207)

Notes:  Slip.


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