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Edition - Bod1423

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1820 and 1831

Imprint: Wright, Printer, Smithfield, Birmingham


Ballad - Roud Number: 609

Title: Bill Brown

First Line: In seventeen hundred and sixty-nine

Themes:  Poaching

2806 c.17(32)

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Edition - Bod21461

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 63


Ballad - Roud Number: V4629

Title: Claughton wood poachers

First Line: Come all ye men of courage bold and listen unto me

Themes:  Poaching

2806 c.13(63)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22161

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: 222

Title: Thorny-moor woods

First Line: In Thorny-moor woods, in Nottinghamshire

Themes:  Poaching

2806 c.17(425)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(201)


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Edition - Bod1635

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 670


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1686

Title: Oakam [sic] poachers, or The lamentation of young Perkins

First Line: Young men of every station, that dwell within this nation

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 6543

Title: The ass and the Orangeman's daughter

First Line: In the county of Tipperary, in a place called Longford Cross

Themes:  Religious controversy - Ireland

2806 c.15(253)

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Harding B 20(120)

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Edition - Bod5159

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1855 and 1858

Notes:  Harding B 11(1284) is another impression

Series Identifier: 226


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 793

Title: Gallant poachers

First Line: Come all you lads of high renown

Themes:  MurderPoaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 574

Title: Sucking pig

First Line: All you who love a bit of fun, come listen here awhile

Themes:  Tithes

2806 c.16(76)

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Harding B 11(1285)

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Edition - Bod20912

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  Harding B 11(621) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 203


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4629

Title: Claughton wood poachers

First Line: Come all you men of courage bold and listen unto me

Themes:  Poaching

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V17535

Title: Peterloo

First Line: See! see! where freedom's noblest champion stands

Themes:  Peterloo Massacre, 1819

2806 c.13(64)

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Edition - Bod21321

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-street, Preston.


Ballad - Roud Number: 221

Title: Young Henry's downfall

First Line: Come all you wild and wicked youths, wherever, you may be

Themes:  Transported convictCourts and lawPoaching

2806 c.13(247)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21129

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Machine printer & publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro', S.E.


Ballad - Roud Number: 1486

Title: Gilderoy

First Line: Gilderoy was a bonny lad, had roses on his shoes

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  PoachingExecutionsMan in disguise - transvestismScottish dress

2806 c.11(125)

Notes:  Slip


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