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Edition - Bod8984

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3296

Title: The new militia train

First Line: Come all you lads and lasses, and something you shall hear

Subjects:  Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

Firth c.14(323)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1231

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 62


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3290

Title: 4th West militia

First Line: As time is on the wing, a song I'll try and sing

Tune: The grand march

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13469

Title: The banished defender

First Line: You Catholics of Erin, give ear unto these lines I write

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Catholic Church

Firth c.26(107)

Notes:  Printer was probably T. Pearson; see Harding B 15(5b)


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Firth c.26(167)

Notes:  Printer was probably T. Pearson; see Harding B 15(5b)


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Edition - Bod8986

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 122


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3296

Title: New militia!

First Line: Come all you lads of Lancashire, and something you will hear

Subjects:  Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878

Themes:  MilitaryMilitia

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13623

Title: The white squall

First Line: The sea was bright and the bark rode well

Authors:  Johns, R.

Themes:  Shipwreck

Firth c.14(325)

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Harding B 11(2658)

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Johnson Ballads 3316

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Edition - Bod7365

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 56


1st Ballad

Title: The British militiaman

First Line: Come sound the drum and fire the gun

Subjects:  Cape Colony

Themes:  MilitaryTradesmenMilitiaExhibitions - Sydenham

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15033

Title: I'm afloat

First Line: I'm afloat, I'm afloat on the fierce rolling tide

Authors:  Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889

Themes:  Piracy

Firth b.26(495)

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Firth c.14(329)

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Harding B 11(468)

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Johnson Ballads 1576

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Johnson Ballads 1577

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Johnson d.1773(p. 136v)

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