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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6317

Titles:
The tread mill, a new song

First Lines:
Oh dear, what a fuss now is made in each town

Themes:
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7140

Titles:
Wakefield jail, or, Face the wall

First Lines:
Kind friends if you listen unto my little rhyme

Themes:
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1367

Titles:
A new song called Patrick M'Guire

First Lines:
My name is Pat M'Guire and how can I conceal

Themes:
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9133

Titles:
The ticket o' leave

First Lines:
Oh, I have got my ticket o' leave

Themes:
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11055

Titles:
Newgate street petition to mr. Mayor

First Lines:
Alack! and well-a-day

Themes:
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1924

Titles:
Newgate stone
The Newcastle noodles

First Lines:
When Claude Duval was in Newgate thrown
Be easy, good folks, for we're all safe enough

Subjects:
Newcastle (England)

Themes:
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1180

Titles:
Husband done over

First Lines:
As I was going up Oldham street

Themes:
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12994

Titles:
The hero of Bellevue gaol

First Lines:
I is one of those sort of blokes

Themes:
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6960

Titles:
The treading mill

First Lines:
The mill! the mill! the treading mill

Themes:
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4021

Titles:
The humours of Cork jail

First Lines:
Good people all, give ear I pray, and listen awhile to what I say

Themes:
Prisons

Edition - Bod4121

Imprint Names:  Heppel, R.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1827 and 1840

Imprint: Heppel, Printer, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 23119

Title: While pensive I thought on my love

First Line: While pensive I thought on my love

2nd Ballad

Title: The prisoners in Warwick jail

First Line: Come all you young men that in Warwickshire do dwell

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 28(207)

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Edition - Bod4481

Imprint Names:  Auner, A.W.

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: A.W. Auner, Song Publisher, N.E. Cor. 11th, and Market, Philada.


Ballad - Roud Number: V4116

Title: Prisoner's hope. Tramp! tramp! tramp!

First Line: In the prison cell I sit

Authors:  Root, George Frederick, 1820-1895

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 18(409)

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Edition - Bod1422

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 13(292) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 29


Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: A new song on Preston gaol

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons

2806 c.16(234)

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Edition - Bod1615

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  s.l.

Notes:  Slip. Appears also in a sheet of three ballads; see Harding B 19(3)


Ballad - Roud Number: V1367

Title: A new song called Patrick M'Guire

First Line: My name is Pat M'Guire and how can I conceal

Themes:  Prisons

2806 c.15(152)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5173

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale and retail, 10, Great St. Andrew-street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V20557

Title: Molly Dodd

First Line: Wake, dearest wake, while the gas lamps are glaring

Themes:  Prisons

Firth b.25(47)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 16(152a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod5268

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

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

Notes:  Harding B 11(729) is another impression

Series Identifier: 208


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: [Cou]nty gaol!

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 54

Title: Barbara Allen

First Line: In Reading town where I was born

Harding B 11(730)

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Edition - Bod2928

Imprint Names:  Hill, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Printed by J. Hill, 14 Waterloo Road, near the Victoria Theatre

Notes:  Harding B 16(149c) is another issue of the text with a different printer.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6960

Title: The mill! A celebrated parody on The sea

First Line: The mill! -- the mill -- the Brixton treading-mil[l]

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 15(198a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip


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Edition - Bod3841

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  See Carnell (1979): F6 for imprint attribution


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1367

Title: A new song called Patrick M'Guire

First Line: My name is Pat M'Guire and how can I conceal

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2734

Title: An admired song called Youghal harbour

First Line: As I roved out on a summer' morning

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 9057

Title: William and Eliza, or, Lough Erne shore

First Line: You tender young lovers, draw near

Harding B 19(3)

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Edition - Bod12209

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 963

Title: Kirkdale goal [sic]

First Line: Good people give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 11(2000)

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Edition - Bod12437

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 14


Ballad

Title: Bellevue goal [sic]

First Line: Good people give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 11(233)

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Edition - Bod12478

Imprint Names:  Clark, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: J. Clark, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V11055

Title: Newgate street petition to mr. Mayor

First Line: Alack! and well-a-day

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 11(2645)

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Edition - Bod13408

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Notes:  2806 c.16(234) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 29


Ballad

Title: A new song on Preston gaol

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Subjects:  Preston (England)

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 13(292)

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Edition - Bod13949

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: The county jail! With new dialogue

First Line: Mind gentlemen, give ear, I pray

Performers:  Pymer, Mr.

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 11(731)

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Edition - Bod14759

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Imprint: Printed by T. Hoggett, Durham


Ballad - Roud Number: V6317

Title: The tread mill, a new song

First Line: Oh dear, what a fuss now is made in each town

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 25(1946)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod9682

Imprint Names:  Bentley, J.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold by J. Bentley, [48,] Market street, [Bradford]

Series Identifier: 30


Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: A new song on Wakefield gaol

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Notes:  See also Firth c.17(71)

Subjects:  Wakefield (England)

Themes:  Prisons

Firth c.17(73)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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