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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12522

Titles:
The fashions of this town
The fashion of this town

First Lines:
Come all you young fellows I hope you will draw near
Come all you young fellows, I hope you will draw near

Subjects:
Yorkshire (England)

Themes:
Fifeshire
Police
Theft
Fashions

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7141

Titles:
Dicky Gossip's visit to Wakefield, on the princess Victoria's birth day. A new comic song

First Lines:
Good morning, kind gentlefolks, how do you do

Subjects:
Yorkshire (England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 121

Titles:
Crafty ploughboy; or, the Highwayman outwitted
Crafty ploughboy
Crafty ploughboy; or The highwayman outwitted

First Lines:
Please to draw near and the truth I'll declare
Please to draw near, and the truth I'll declare

Subjects:
Yorkshire (England)
Herefordshire (England)

Themes:
Highwaymen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2637

Titles:
The robber outwitted
The robber outdone
The Lincolnshire farmer
The Lincolnshire farmer's daughter

First Lines:
Come listen awhile and a story I will [te]ll
In Lincolnshire lived a rich farmer
Come listen a while and a story I will tell
The Lincolnshire farmer he had a fair wife
A Lincolnshire farmer who had a fair wife
Come listen awhile and a story I will tel[l]
Come listen awhile and a story I will te[ll]

Subjects:
Lincolnshire (England)
Yorkshire (England)

Themes:
Highwaymen
Magicians
Magic
Farmers
Cuckoldry
Adultery
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 5313

Titles:
Bowton's yard

First Lines:
At number one in Bowton's yard my granny keeps a schoo'
At number one, i' Bowton's yard, mi gronny keeps a skoo

Subjects:
Yorkshire (England)
Lancashire (England)

Themes:
Factories
Education

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