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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6216

Titles:
Goddess of the silver stream
Sweet goddess of the silver stream
The goddess of the silver stream

First Lines:
Near where old Thames in ample tide
Twas near old Thames's ample tide
Near where old Thames's in ample tide

Subjects:
Thames River (England)
Thames river (England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3998

Titles:
The humours of Frost fair

First Lines:
All you that are curious downright

Subjects:
Thames river (England)

Themes:
Fairs

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10564

Titles:
Blanket-fair, or The history of Temple street

First Lines:
Come listen a while (though the weather be cold)

Subjects:
Thames River (England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1289

Titles:
The grand Thames regatta

First Lines:
But behold upon the river Thames

Subjects:
Thames River (England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13859

Titles:
News from frost-fair, upon the river of Thames

First Lines:
Not many years ago

Subjects:
Thames River (England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1290

Titles:
Lamentations of old father Thames
Father Thames

First Lines:
As I was one night over Blackfriars bridge going
As I was one night o'er Blackfriars bridge going

Subjects:
Thames River (England)

Edition - Bod1108

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  The same illustration appears in Firth b.25(266).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1290

Title: Lamentations of old father Thames

First Line: As I was one night o'er Blackfriars bridge going

Tune: What can the matter be

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Harding B 11(2049)

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Edition - Bod5012

Imprint Names:  Wright, J.Clarke, J.Thackeray, W.Passinger, T.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  [1683]

Imprint: Printed for I. Wright, I. Clarke, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger


Ballad - Roud Number: V13859

Title: News from frost-fair, upon the river of Thames

First Line: Not many years ago

Tune: Come from the temple to the bed

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Harding B 39(160)

Notes:  Photocopy of Huth III.23 (Harvard College Library). MS inscription on original: This exceedingly rare Ballad I believe to be Unique; it has not, that I am aware of, been reprinted. I purchased it of Mr. Andrews [...] George Daniel, Canonbury, October 1847, Bristol.


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Edition - Bod5590

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, 13, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V21227

Title: Betty of Billingsgate

First Line: A boat unmoor'd from off Bankside

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Firth c.18(263)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(182)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 615

Notes:  Slip


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Firth b.25(464)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5687

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1855 and 1861

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer Wholesale Toy & Marble Warehouse 26, Grafton St., Soho, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12829

Title: Bowld sojer boy

First Line: Oh! there's not a trade that's going

Themes:  Soldiers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1290

Title: Father Thames

First Line: As I was one night over Blackfriars bridge going

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Firth c.14(378)

Notes:  MS note lower left corner: bought 1856


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Edition - Bod5878

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andrews Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 583

Title: Cold winter is past

First Line: Cold winter is past

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15499

Title: The gallant Mars

First Line: Behold all on the silver stream

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Themes:  Rowing

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 602

Title: The distressed maid

First Line: Our captain calls all hands away to morrow

Themes:  SoldiersLovers parted

Harding B 11(636)

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Edition - Bod54

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1851

Imprint: M. Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V1289

Title: The grand Thames regatta

First Line: But behold upon the river Thames

Authors:  Morgan, John

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Johnson Ballads 90A

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Edition - Bod6876

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 65


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4832

Title: Black thing

First Line: Ye nymphs and ye swains that trip over the plains

Themes:  Sexual intercourse

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V468

Title: Farewell my trim built wherry

First Line: Then farewell my trim-built wherry

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814

Subjects:  Thames river (England)

Themes:  Wherrymen

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V3031

Title: Woman kill that flea (Parody on \"Woodman spare that tree\")

First Line: Old women kill that flea

Firth b.34(31)

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Edition - Bod2238

Imprint Names:  Corbet, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1684

Imprint: Printed for Charles Corbet, at the Oxford Arms in Warwick Lane. 1684


Ballad - Roud Number: V10564

Title: Blanket-fair, or The history of Temple street

First Line: Come listen a while (though the weather be cold)

Tune: Packington's pound

References:

ESTC: R15756

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Wood 417(137)

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Harding B 39(160a)

Notes:  Harding B 39(160a) is a photocopy of the Huth copy, Huth III.24


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Edition - Bod2531

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Gt. St. Andreu [sic] Street, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(4370) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 221

Title: Young Henry the poacher

First Line: Come all you wild and wicked youths, wherever you may be

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 346

Title: We are all jolly fellows who follow the plough

First Line: When four o'clock comes then up we rise

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6216

Title: Goddess of the silver stream

First Line: Near where old Thames in ample tide

Subjects:  Thames river (England)

Harding B 11(4369)

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Edition - Bod2571

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Notes:  See Harding B 11(4369) for imprint


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 221

Title: Young Henry the poacher

First Line: Come all you wild and wicked youths, wherever you may be

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 346

Title: We are all jolly fellows who follow the plough

First Line: When four o'clock comes then up we rise

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V6216

Title: Goddess of the silver stream

First Line: Near where old Thames in ample tide

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Harding B 11(4370)

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Johnson Ballads 1069A

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Edition - Bod9995

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed & Sold by J Pitts, No. 14, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3998

Title: The humours of Frost fair

First Line: All you that are curious downright

Subjects:  Thames river (England)

Themes:  Fairs

Firth c.19(143)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(871)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18666

Imprint Names:  Milbourne, E. and A.Hinch, S.Mason, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  1683

Imprint: Printed on the Frozen-Thames, by the Loyal Young Printers, viz. E. and A. Milbourne. S. Hinch. J. Mason. 1683


Ballad

Title: News from the river of Thames

First Line: The winter is exceeding cold

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Themes:  Frost fairs

Harding B 39(159)

Notes:  Photocopy of Huth III.22 (Harvard College Library)


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Edition - Bod19776

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court


Ballad - Roud Number: V6487

Title: A solemn copy of verses

First Line: The morning sun did sweetly shine

Subjects:  Thames River (England)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Johnson Ballads 276

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4185

Titles:
A copy of verses on the loss of the Princess Alice ... Sept. 3rd, 1878

First Lines:
So sad a disaster ne'er has been told

Subjects:
Thames river (England)
London (England)

Themes:
Shipwreck

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6487

Titles:
Dreadful occurrence. A full and particular account of a most dreadful accident ... April 19th. 1824

First Lines:
The morning sun did sweetly shine

Subjects:
Thames river (England)
London (England)

Themes:
Shipwreck

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1288

Titles:
The Thames horrid mystery! The murder & mutilation of a female

First Lines:
You feeling christians pray attend

Subjects:
Thames river (England)
London (England)

Themes:
Crime - 19th century
Murder - 19th century

Edition - Bod5565

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Date  between 1711 and 1769

Imprint: Newcastle: Printed by John White


Ballad - Roud Number: V29533

Title: The lamentation of a bad market

First Line: You Christian people all give ear

References:

ESTC: N70840

Subjects:  London (England)Thames river (England)

Themes:  ChildrenParliament

Douce Ballads 3(53)

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Edition - Bod2691

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1824]

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-Court, 7 Dials

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6487

Title: Dreadful occurrence. A full and particular account of a most dreadful accident ... April 19th. 1824

First Line: The morning sun did sweetly shine

Subjects:  London (England)Thames river (England)

Themes:  Shipwreck

Harding B 13(235)

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Edition - Bod12159

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: J. Catnach, Printer, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21876

Title: The Kentish cricketer

First Line: Now fayther and mother they're both dead and gone

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Cricket

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 570

Title: The bold boatswain of Dover

First Line: There was a bold boatswain in Dover did dwell

Themes:  Cuckoldry

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V13023

Title: \"And overboard he vent\"

First Line: At Ratcliffe cross the other day when the scullers would not ply

Subjects:  London (England)Thames river (England)

Themes:  Ferrymen

Harding B 11(1983)

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