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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8916

Titles:
The Preston steam-loom weavers

First Lines:
You power loom weavers far and near, come listen to my song

Subjects:
Preston (England)

Themes:
Weavers

Edition - Bod1204

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Preston

Series Identifier: 704


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13865

Title: The mariner's grave

First Line: I remember the night was stormy and wet

Themes:  Naval

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20844

Title: A plumper for Strickland

First Line: Electors of Preston -- three cheers for free trade

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Preston

Firth c.26(1)

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Edition - Bod2113

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 87


1st Ballad

Title: Never maids wed an old man

First Line: This old man he courted me, hey down derry down

Themes:  Marriage - age difference

2nd Ballad

Title: The Guild

First Line: Dear cousin you know I promis'd to write

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  FairsLetter-writingManufacturing

Harding B 11(2627)

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Edition - Bod2672

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122, Church Street, Office North Road, Preston

Series Identifier: 94


1st Ballad

Title: Preston Guild of 1842

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  FairsEntertainments1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V31848

Title: Irish William. Answer to \"Irish Molly O\"

First Line: It was one summer's morning in the pleasant month of May

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 12(225)

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Edition - Bod13408

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.16(234) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 29


Ballad

Title: A new song on Preston gaol

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 13(292)

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Edition - Bod14205

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1881]

Ballad

Title: Verses written to lament the fearful death of Annie Ratcliffe, who was murdered at Preston, by her lover, John Aspinall Simpson, on August 3rd, 1881

First Line: You mothers dear, pray give attention

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th century1881

Harding B 12(182)

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Edition - Bod14342

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 800


Ballad

Title: Hurrah! for Preston races once again!

First Line: Come rich and poor and great & small

Tune: King of the Cannibal islands

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  Horse-racing

Harding B 13(22)

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Edition - Bod21426

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8916

Title: The Preston steam-loom weavers

First Line: You power loom weavers far and near, come listen to my song

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  Weavers

2806 c.13(296)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 20(214)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21440

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 79


Ballad

Title: Preston guild

First Line: Now Preston guild is drawing near

Subjects:  Preston (England)

2806 c.13(295)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21476

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Series Identifier: 454


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16499

Title: Preston's alterations

First Line: Good people all, both great and small, come listen with attention

Subjects:  Preston (England)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 294

Title: Bryan O'Lynn

First Line: Bryan o'Lynn had no coat to put on

Themes:  Deception

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3108

Title: Hal the woodman

First Line: Stay, travaller [sic] tarry here to-night

Themes:  Kindness

2806 c.13(193)

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Edition - Bod22510

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1185


Ballad

Title: Preston Guild, 1882

First Line: You lads and lasses far and near

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  FairsEntertainments1882

Harding B 12(227)

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Edition - Bod2673

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Series Identifier: 85


1st Ballad

Title: A new song on the Preston Guild 1842

First Line: You lads and lasses far and near

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  FairsEntertainments1842

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13858

Title: Kathleen mavourneen

First Line: Kathleen mavourneen

Authors:  Crawford, F. Marion, 1854-1909

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

Harding B 12(226)

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Edition - Bod14200

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1881]

Ballad - Roud Number: V26652

Title: Sentence of John Aspinall Simpson

First Line: Good people attention and list what I say

Tune: Driven from home

Subjects:  Manchester (England)Preston (England)Simpson, John AspinallRatcliffe, Annie

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryCourts and law - 19th century1881

Harding B 12(177)

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