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Edition - Bod6479

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  The illustration is signed: Lee

Series Identifier: 79


Ballad - Roud Number: V9149

Title: The navigators

First Line: All you that delight in the railway making

Themes:  RailwaysMigrant labor - Irish

Firth b.34(202)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7910

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1864

Imprint: ... the Poet's box, 6 St Andrew's lane, Glasgow


Ballad - Roud Number: V3578

Title: Battle of the Navvies

First Line: We burnt the Bully Beggarman, for him our scorn expressed

Tune: Battle of the Diamond

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Firth b.34(12)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod8054

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1871

Imprint: ... the Poet's box ...


Ballad - Roud Number: V955

Title: Boys that carry the hod

First Line: I am an Irish boy so frisky

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Firth b.34(41)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod13794

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: H. Such, Printer, 123, Union Street, Boro' S.E.

Notes:  Harding B 11(1424) is another impression Harding B 11(1425) is another impression

Series Identifier: 130


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 987

Title: The green mossy banks of the Lea

First Line: When first in this country a stranger

Subjects:  Philadelphia (Pa.)

Themes:  Americans - England

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2101

Title: Billy O'Rooke the boy

First Line: I greased my brougues and cut my stick

Themes:  Migrant labor - Irish

Firth c.18(95)

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Edition - Bod7968

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1020

Title: Paddy on the canal

First Line: When I came to sweet Philadelphia

Themes:  Irish - U.S.A.Migrant labor - Irish

Firth b.34(221)

Notes:  Slip


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