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Edition - Bod14211

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32543

Title: Supposed murder and outrage on the body of a child, at Purfleet, Essex

First Line: The horrible crime is committed we fear

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryCrime - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th centurySchools - 19th century

Harding B 12(191)

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Harding B 14(182)

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Edition - Bod14513

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, London

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V30531

Title: The horrid murder at Purfleet

First Line: You tender parents pay attention

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century

Harding B 14(180)

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Edition - Bod14514

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32243

Title: The outrage & murder on a little child at Purfleet

First Line: You parents dear that love your children

Tune: Just before the battle mother

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century

Harding B 14(181)

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Edition - Bod14516

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1875]

Notes:  With a prose account.

Series Identifier: 1083


Ballad - Roud Number: V33045

Title: Execution of the Purfleet murderer at Springfield gaol

First Line: Upon Easter Monday within Chelmsford gaol

Tune: Driven from home

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 14(183)

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Edition - Bod14517

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  [1875]

Series Identifier: 1082


Ballad

Title: Execution of the Purfleet murderer

First Line: Richard Coates, that cruel murderer

Tune: Just before the battle

Subjects:  Purfleet (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 14(184)

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