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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4487

Titles:
The fate of the Liverpool poachers

First Lines:
Of five gallant poachers

Themes:
Poaching

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 222

Titles:
Thorney moor wood
Thorny moor wood
Thorney-moor woods
The lads of Thorney Moor Wood
The lads of Thorney moor woods
The lads of Thorney moor wood
Thorny-moor woods

First Lines:
In Thorney-moor woods, in Nottinghamshire
In Thorney Moor Woods in Nottinghamshire
In Thorney moor wood in Nottinghamshire
In Thorny-moor woods, in Nottinghamshire
In Thorney moor woods in Nottinghamshire
In Thorny-moor woods in Nottinghamshire
In Thorny moor wood, in Nottinghamshire

Subjects:
Nottinghamshire (England)

Themes:
Poaching

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3975

Titles:
Sledmere poachers
The Sledmere poachers

First Lines:
Come all you gallant poaching lads, and gang alang with me
Come all gallant poaching lads; and gang along with me
Come all you gallant poaching lads and gang along with me
Come all you gallant poaching lads, and gan alang with me
Come all gallant poaching lads, and gang alang with me
Come all you gallant poaching lads and gang alang with me

Themes:
Poaching

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 793

Titles:
Gallant poachers
Gallant poacher
The gallant poachers
The gallant poacher

First Lines:
Come all you lads of high renoun
Come all you lads of high renown

Themes:
Poaching
Murder

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1686

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

First Lines:
Young men of every station, that dwell within this nation
Young men in every station, that live within this nation
Young men of every station, that live within this nation
Young men in every station
Young men of every station that live within this nation
This is concerning of three brothers lately were confined
Young men of every station that dwels [sic] within the nation

Themes:
Poaching
Courts and law

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 299

Titles:
Bold poacher or My delight on a shiny night
Bold poacher
Poachers
The poacher
The poachers, or It's my delight &c
Bold poacher, or my delight on a shiny night
My delight in a shiny night
The poachers

First Lines:
When I was bound apprentice in fair Lincolnshire
When I was bound 'prentice in fair Lincolnshire
When I was bound apprentice in famed Northamptonshire
When I was bound a 'prentice
When I was bound apprentice
When I was bound apprentice in fam'd Northamptonshire

Themes:
Poaching
Hunting
Apprentices

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4629

Titles:
Claughton wood poachers

First Lines:
Come all ye men of courage bold and listen unto me
Come all you men of courage bold and listen unto me
Come all you men of courage bold, come listen unto me

Themes:
Poaching
Courts and law

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 90

Titles:
Death of Georgy

First Lines:
As I went over London Bridge

Themes:
Letter-writing
Poaching

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 221

Titles:
Young Henry the poacher
Young Henry's downfall
Henry's downfall

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

Themes:
Transported convict
Poaching
Courts and law

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4630

Titles:
The Blackburn poachers
The banner of the free

First Lines:
Come all you wild and thoughtless youths, and list awhile to me
He lay upon the battle-field

Subjects:
Blackburn (England)

Themes:
Crime - 19th century
Poaching
Murder - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 609

Titles:
Poor Bill Brown
Bill Brown
Bill Brown of Brightside town

First Lines:
In one thousand seven hundred and sixty nine
In seventeen hundred and sixty-nine
Ye gentlemen both great and small

Themes:
Poaching
York Castle
Murder
Executions
Crime - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1567

Titles:
Lines on the execution of Roberts the poacher

First Lines:
Come all you good people I hope you'll attend

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

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