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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6484

Titles:
A letter and lamentation of John Moreton ... ordered for execution on Saturday, the 3rd. day of April, 1819

First Lines:
Now all young men a warning take

Themes:
Executions - 19th century

Edition - Bod320

Imprint Names:  Upcroft, W.

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Date  [1849]

Imprint: William Upcroft, Printer, Thoroughgate, Magdalen Street, St. Clements, Norwich


Ballad - Roud Number: V29953

Title: The sorrowful lamentation on [sic] James Blomfield Rush, now lying under sentence of death in Norwich castle

First Line: Kind Christians hear this doleful tale

Subjects:  Rush, James Blomfield

Themes:  Executions - 19th century

Johnson Ballads fol. 251

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Edition - Bod13453

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1851]

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V27934

Title: The last moments and confession of Wm. Sheward

First Line: I am a sad and wretched man

Themes:  Executions - 19th century

Harding B 14(257)

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Edition - Bod14555

Imprint Names:  Pollock, J.K.

Imprint Locations:  North Shields

Date  [1817]

Imprint: Pollock, Printer, 15, Union-Street, North Shields

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad

Title: The trial and execution of Henry Scholfield, who was executed at Lancaster, on Saturday, the 6th of September, 1817. Also, John Nuttall, who was executed at the same time

First Line: These men, like other criminals, no doubt

Themes:  Executions - 19th century

Harding B 14(256)

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Edition - Bod18453

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1819]

Notes:  With a prose letter of John Moreton.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6484

Title: A letter and lamentation of John Moreton ... ordered for execution on Saturday, the 3rd. day of April, 1819

First Line: Now all young men a warning take

Themes:  Executions - 19th century

Harding B 30(4)

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Edition - Bod13325

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles, London


Ballad

Title: The lamentation and last farewell to the world of Michael Barrett

First Line: I'm now on the scaffold, dear Erin I leave you

Subjects:  Barrett, Michael

Themes:  FeniansExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 14(176)

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Edition - Bod9701

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  With a prose account


Ballad - Roud Number: V30156

Title: Execution of Mary Ann Cotton, at Auckland, county Durham. Who was accused of a long seiries [sic] of murders by poison

First Line: Oh, have you heard of these fearful murders

Tune: Waggon train

Subjects:  Durham (England)

Themes:  MurderExecutions - 19th century

Firth c.17(98)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11058

Titles:
Remarkable speech of Cadman. Executions at Newgate. Nov. 21 [1821]

First Lines:
Adieu my loving faithful wife

Themes:
Letter-writing
Executions - 19th century

Edition - Bod18229

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1821]

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V11058

Title: Remarkable speech of Cadman. Executions at Newgate. Nov. 21 [1821]

First Line: Adieu my loving faithful wife

Themes:  Letter-writingExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 14(194)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12933

Titles:
Condemnation of J. Jones, at Aylesbury, for the wilful murder of mr. Marshall and his family, at Denham, near Uxbridge

First Lines:
In a dark dismal cell in Aylesbury gaol there now lies

Subjects:
Uxbridge (England)

Themes:
Executions - 19th century
Murder - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9451

Titles:
Double executions. John William Anderson, of Newcastle, and Richard Charlton, at Morpeth, both for murdering their wives

First Lines:
The fearful executions

Themes:
Executions - 19th century
Murder - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11714

Titles:
John Jones the teetotaler
John Jones the tee-totaler
John Jones th[e] tee-toteller [sic]
John Jones the tee-totaller
Lamentation of John Jones, who now lies in Aylesbury gaol, for murdering 7 persons

First Lines:
John Jones was a farmer, and highly respectable
At Aylesbury gaol in a dismal dungeon

Subjects:
Uxbridge (England)

Themes:
Drinking
Executions - 19th century
Temperance
Murder - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6476

Titles:
Suitable reflections or the Sorrowful lamentation of Samuel Fallows, for the murder of Betty Shawcross ... executed, on Monday, April 14, 1823
Suitable reflections; or the Sorrowful lamentation of Samuel Fallows, for the murder of Betty Shawcross ... executed on Monday, April 14th. 1823

First Lines:
Come all young men both far and near, and a warning take by me

Themes:
Executions - 19th century
Murder
1823
Murder - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6481

Titles:
A new song on Joseph Dale, who was executed at Chester on Wednesday, April 21st, 1824, for the murder of William Woods, at Eyam

First Lines:
Come all good people far and near, a warning take by me

Themes:
Executions - 19th century
Murder - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1363

Titles:
The lamentation of Patrick Kilkenny who is sentenced to die on the 20th of July, for the murder of his sweetheart, Margaret Forquhar

First Lines:
In grief and anguish I now bewail

Themes:
Executions - 19th century
Murder - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6489

Titles:
The execution of Bernard Cangley, at the front of Cavan gaol, on the 4th of April, for the barbarous and inhuman murder of Peter Reilly, on the 22nd of January last

First Lines:
You tender-hearted Christians I pray you will draw near

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Executions - 19th century
Murder - 19th century

Edition - Bod4014

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer, 1, Lr Exchange, Street, Dublin

Notes:  2806 b.9(86) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1362

Title: A sorrowful lamentation on the execution of Patrick Power ... for the unnatural murder of his father

First Line: Atend [sic] each feeling Christian who now my fate bewail

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 26(614)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod4392

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Crereton [sic] Printer 1 Lr Exchange Street Dublin

Notes:  Harding B 26(614) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V1362

Title: A sorrowful lamentation on the execution of Patrick Power... for the unnatural murder of his father

First Line: Atend [sic] each feeling christian who now my fate bewail

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

2806 b.9(86)

Notes:  Slip.


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2806 b.9(198)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod1548

Imprint Names:  Rosson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Middlewich

Imprint: Rosson, Printer, Middlewich


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1514

Title: God save the king

First Line: God save great George our king

Subjects:  George IV, king of Great Britain, 1762-1830

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6481

Title: A new song on Joseph Dale, who was executed at Chester on Wednesday, April 21st, 1824, for the murder of William Woods, at Eyam

First Line: Come all good people far and near, a warning take by me

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

2806 c.17(486r)

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Edition - Bod5078

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  1850

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, Edinburgh

Notes:  Harding B 17(158b) is another issue.


Ballad

Title: Lamentation of William Bennison, who is to be executed at Edinburgh ... for the murder of his wife, by poisoning

First Line: Good christians, I pray turn not from me in anger

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

2806 c.11(58)

Notes:  Slip. Imprint defaced.


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Edition - Bod6937

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1870]

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: V11714

Title: Lamentation of John Jones, who now lies in Aylesbury gaol, for murdering 7 persons

First Line: At Aylesbury gaol in a dismal dungeon

Subjects:  Uxbridge (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 14(238)

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Edition - Bod2731

Imprint Names:  Stephenson, W.

Imprint Locations:  Gateshead

Date  [1823]

Imprint: W. Stephenson, Printer, Bridge End, Gateshead


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V6476

Title: Suitable reflections; or the Sorrowful lamentation of Samuel Fallows, for the murder of Betty Shawcross ... executed on Monday, April 14th. 1823

First Line: Come all young men both far and near, and a warning take by me

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century1823

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29389

Title: The lass that made the bed to me

First Line: When January's winds were blawing cauld

Harding B 14(210)

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Edition - Bod3075

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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

Notes:  A portion of an execution broadside, with a fragment of a prose account of the case. Lacking the title.


Ballad - Roud Number: V29453

Title: [Missing]

First Line: Alas! my wretched doom is fix'd

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 16(57c)

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Edition - Bod10916

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1362

Title: The lamentation of Patrick Power, who was hanged at Wexford for the murder of his father

First Line: You foolish wicked young men who have been led astray

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6055

Title: O'Connell and the Irish tinkers in London

First Line: You boys of the shamrock give air [sic] to my dity [sic]

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

2806 b.9(250)

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Edition - Bod14406

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1875]

Notes:  With a prose account.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9451

Title: Double executions. John William Anderson, of Newcastle, and Richard Charlton, at Morpeth, both for murdering their wives

First Line: The fearful executions

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century

Harding B 14(173)

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