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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13873

Titles:
The burial of sir J. Moore
Burial of sir J. Moore
Not a drum was heard
Burial of sir John Moore
The burial of sir John Moor
Not a drum was heard. A celebrated monody on the death of general Moore
Death of sir J. Moore
Not a drum was heard, or The death of sir John Moore
Not a drum was heard, or the Death of sir. John Moore
Burial of Sir John Moore
Sir John Moore's burial

First Lines:
Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note
Not a drum was heard nor a funeral note
Not a drum was heard -- nor a funeral note
Not a drum was heard, nor a funeral note

Subjects:
Moore, John, Sir, 1761-1809

Themes:
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4732

Titles:
Prayer of the dying soldier
The dying soldier's prayer

First Lines:
Watch o'er and guide her way

Themes:
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 233

Titles:
Lord Marlborough
The duke of Marlborough
Marlborough
Duke of Marlborough
Duke of Marlbrough

First Lines:
You generals and champions bold that take delight in field
You generals all, and champions bold
You generals all and champions bold
You generals all and champions bold, who take delight in field
You generals all and champions bold who take delight in fields
You generals all & champions bold
You generals and champions bold

Subjects:
Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722

Themes:
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 391

Titles:
Jeannette & Jeannot
Jeannette's farewell to Jeannot
Jeannette's farewell
Jeannette and Jeanno_3t
Jeannette and Jeannot!
Jeannette to Jeannot
Jeannette and Jeannot

First Lines:
You are going far away, far away, from poor Jeannette
You are going far away, far away from poor Jeannette
You are going far away, far away from poor Jeanette
You are going far away, far away from poor [Jeannette]
You are going far away

Themes:
Soldiers
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3290

Titles:
4th West militia

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

Themes:
Military
Militia

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3296

Titles:
Shoulder up or The new militia
New militia!
The new militia train

First Lines:
Come all you lads of Lancashire, and something you will hear
Come all you lads and lasses, and something you shall hear

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

Themes:
Military
Militia

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13900

Titles:
The last look; or Nosey's tear. A parody on the Soldier's tear
Soldiers tear
The soldier's tear
Soldier's tear

First Lines:
Upon the hill he turn'd to take a last fond look
Upon the hill he turned to take a last long look
Upon the hill he stood
Upon the hill he turn'd, to take a last fond look
Upon the hill he turned
Upon the hill he turned, to take a last fond look
Upon the hill he turn'd
Upon his heel he turn'd

Subjects:
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

Themes:
Soldiers
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3248

Titles:
British volunteers. A new song
The brave volunteer

First Lines:
The last golden beam kissed the brows of the mountain
In times like these - pop, cut and flash, this monstrous fighting age, sirs

Themes:
Soldiers
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1616

Titles:
Helmet on his brow
With a helmet on his brow

First Lines:
With a helmet on his brow

Themes:
Military
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5486

Titles:
The brave grenadier

First Lines:
A gaurdsman [sic] of courage and beauty

Themes:
Military
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 21859

Titles:
Darby Kelly, O
The popular and much-admired song, called Darby Kelly, O!
Darby Kelly

First Lines:
My grandsire beat a drum, so neat
My grandsire beat a drum so neat

Subjects:
Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852
Wolfe, James, 1727-1759

Themes:
Military
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V692

Titles:
The girl I adore

First Lines:
Tho' summon'd by honour to far distant plains
Though summon'd by honour to far distant plains
Tho' summoned by honour to far distant plains

Themes:
Soldiers
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12997

Titles:
Hey for the life of a soldier!
Hey for the life of a soldier
Then hey for the life of a soldier

First Lines:
When I was an infant, gossips would say
When I was an infant gossips would say
When I was a infant gossips would say

Themes:
Soldiers
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V937

Titles:
Oh! let me like a soldier fall
O let me like a soldier fall
Let me like a soldier fall
Oh, let me like a soldier fall

First Lines:
Oh! let me like a soldier fall
O let me like a soldier fall
Yes, let me like a s [sic] soldier fall
Oh, let me like a soldier fall
Yes! let me like a soldier fall

Themes:
Soldiers
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2669

Titles:
The brave musketeer
The old musketeer

First Lines:
Neath a vine-covered porch sat an old musketeer
'Neath a vine covered porch sat an old musketeer
Neath a vine-cover'd porch sat an old musketeer
'Neath a vine-covered porch sat an old musketeer
'Neath a vine-cover'd poreh [sic] sat an old musketeer

Subjects:
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

Themes:
Military
Soldiers - veterans
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8189

Titles:
She died for lo[ve] and he for glory
She died for love, and he for glory

First Lines:
Young Henry was as brave a youth

Themes:
Soldiers
Military
Women soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V216

Titles:
When Vulcan forgd the bolts of Jove
Ah! yes, I remember. An answer to Ben Bolt
The silly little maid, or Wooden bolts bad security!
When Vulcan forged the bolts of Jove
Ben Bolt's reply

First Lines:
Ah! yes, I remember that name with delight
There was a little maid
When Vulcan forg'd the [bolts] of Jove
When Vulcan forged the bolts of Jove
Ah! yes I remember that name with delight!

Themes:
Military
Education
Patriotism

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1693

Titles:
The countryman's ramble to London
Countryman's ramble to London
The scarlet runners

First Lines:
At whoam a simple country lad
The scarlet runners we are called

Themes:
Military
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3266

Titles:
A copy of verses on the review of the British volunteers in the City and suburbs of London by his Majesty

First Lines:
Come all you loyal Britons listen to what I say

Subjects:
George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820
London (England)

Themes:
Volunteer militia
Military

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9268

Titles:
British militia men
The British militia-man

First Lines:
Come sound the drum and fire the gun
Come sound the drum & fire the gun

Themes:
Military
Militia
Tradesmen
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V418

Titles:
Dashing sergeant
Dashing white Serjeant
The dashing white serjeant
The dashing white sergeant
Dashing white scrgeant [sic]
The white sarjant
Dashing serjeant
Dashing white sergeant

First Lines:
If I had a beau
If I had a beau for a soldier would go
If I had a beau, for a soldier would go

Themes:
Women soldiers
Military
Soldiers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1655

Titles:
The standard of England and the [b]anner of France
The standard of England and banner of France
The standard of England and the banner of France

First Lines:
[H]ark! hark! how the lion is roaring
Hark! hark! how the lion is roaring

Themes:
Military
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9045

Titles:
The death of Dermot

First Lines:
Kathleen, my young bride, thy Dermot is dying

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Military
Soldiers - death in battle

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6882

Titles:
The colours the ladies should wear
Colours the ladies should wear

First Lines:
The red, white and blue is now flying
The Red, white, and blue is now flying

Themes:
Military
Crimean War, 1853-1856

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 13819

Titles:
Up with the stan[dard] of Engla[nd]
Up with the standard of England!
Up with the standard of England

First Lines:
Hark, where the Lion is roaring!
Hark, where the Lion is roaring
Hark! hark! where the Lion is roaring

Themes:
Military
Crimean War, 1853-1856

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