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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 - 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 - Bod9689

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9131

Title: The ticket of leave man

First Line: Once I was honest and worked at my trade

Tune: Pretty little Polly Perkins

Themes:  Prisons

Firth c.17(81)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16435

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: County jail

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 20(32)

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Edition - Bod17968

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V27495

Title: Most lamented lines on the prison torture of mr. William O'Brien in Clonmel jail

First Line: Late as I strayed on a cold winter's evening

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 26(342)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17986

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V28143

Title: A new song on the liberation of W. O'Brien from Tullamore jail

First Line: The chains are broken again, he's free

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 26(352)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21875

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 728


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V12994

Title: The hero of Bellevue gaol

First Line: I is one of those sort of blokes

Themes:  Prisons

2nd Ballad

Title: Round goes the wheel of life

First Line: I'm going to sing a noble strain

Performers:  Breeze, Harry

2806 c.16(171)

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Firth c.26(164)

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Harding B 11(1531)

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Edition - Bod22389

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see 2806 c.16(171)


Ballad - Roud Number: V12994

Title: The hero of Bellevue gaol

First Line: I is one of those sort of blokes

Themes:  Prisons

Firth c.17(79)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod23250

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4021

Title: The humours of Cork jail

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

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 26(260)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod538

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8076

Title: The kissing lasses of Yarmouth

First Line: Come listen awhile and a store [sic] I'll tell

Themes:  ProstitutionPrisons

Firth b.33(41)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12042

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 382


Ballad - Roud Number: V2814

Title: Iron child

First Line: Draw near awhile good people all

Themes:  PrisonsPaternity

Harding B 11(1801)

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Edition - Bod13205

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15803

Title: The ship went up, then went down

First Line: It was but last Whitsuntide

Authors:  Buckle, J.E.

Themes:  Excursions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7140

Title: Wakefield jail, or, Face the wall

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

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 11(3501)

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Edition - Bod9683

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V2814

Title: The iron child

First Line: Come listen, lads an lasses all

Themes:  PrisonsPaternity

Firth c.17(74)

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Harding B 11(1800)

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Edition - Bod20196

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1907]

Ballad - Roud Number: V31267

Title: The release of George Gourlay, engine driver, from Calton prison, Edinburgh, on 12th June, 1907

First Line: Good news! Go, spread it quickly

Authors:  Pringle, Agnes G.

Themes:  RailwaysPrisons

Johnson Ballads 2795

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Edition - Bod22373

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4020

Title: The humours of the county jail

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray, and mark the words I've got to say

Themes:  PrisonsPolice

2806 c.8(201)

Notes:  Slip


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2806 c.18(147)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(261)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11562

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4714

Title: The flare-up mutches

First Line: The summer is now bay

Themes:  Fashions

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V507

Title: The breaking out of Derry gaol

First Line: Come all yeu [sic] young people I pray you draw neir [sic]

Subjects:  Derry (Ireland)

Themes:  PrisonsFenians

Harding B 11(1224)

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Edition - Bod14224

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Awful explosion in Clerkenwell. Dreadful loss of life

First Line: Now mothers all pray give attention

Subjects:  Burke, Thomas Henry, 1829-1882Allen, William O'Meara

Themes:  PrisonsFeniansExplosions

Harding B 12(205)

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Edition - Bod21816

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 683


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9131

Title: The ticket of leave man

First Line: Once I was honest and worked at my trade

Tune: Pretty little Polly Perkins

Themes:  PrisonsShoemakersForgery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1984

Title: Tom Bowling

First Line: Here a sheer hulk, lies poor Tom Bowling

Authors:  Dibdin, Charles, 1745-1814Reeves, Sims, 1818-1900

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V15098

Title: It might have been a fancy

First Line: It might have been a fancy

2806 c.16(110)

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Harding B 11(1815)

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Edition - Bod19852

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9262

Title: The Blue lion

First Line: Near to a lane, a place of fame

Tune: Mrs. Casey

Themes:  TavernsNewgate prison (London, England)

Johnson Ballads 2357

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod8793

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 14


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 983

Title: Patrick Shean; of the glen of Aherloe

First Line: My name is Patrick Shean, my years are thirty-four

Authors:  Kickham, Charles Joseph, 1826-1882

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V6007

Title: Slap up lodgings

First Line: When first to town I came, and at the railway landed

Themes:  PrisonsLodgers

Firth c.14(124)

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Firth c.26(141)

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Firth c.26(193)

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Edition - Bod16301

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1784 and 1807

Imprint: Printed and sold at No. 4, Aldermary church yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V9022

Title: The countryman's garland, in two parts

First Line: You young men that down in the country dwell

References:

ESTC: T195369

Themes:  Countryman in LondonProstitutionPrisonsBridewell

Harding B 6(81)

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Edition - Bod21043

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  A pamphlet; 8p.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6128

Title: The oul' bog hole

First Line: The pig is in the mire, and the cow is on the grass

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2814

Title: The iron child

First Line: Draw near awhile good people all, while I relate a tale

Themes:  Prisons

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V27672

Title: Gowfmyloggie

First Line: Our kintra dames when taste was young

Themes:  Fashions

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V9970

Title: The emigrants tragedy. (Annswer to Erin's lovely home)

First Line: Ye Pattersons of Erin's isle, come due attention pay

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 1941

Title: Young Jamie Foyers

First Line: Far distant far distant lies Scotia the brave

6th Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting on the stile, Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish

7th Ballad

Title: The home of my Jean

First Line: I love the dear land where the heather is blooming

Tune: Scottish blue bells

Authors:  McD., J.

Themes:  Scotland

2806 c.14(195)





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Edition - Bod12076

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 12735

Title: Nix my dolly, pals, fake away

First Line: In a box of the stone jug I was born

Themes:  Crime - 19th centurySlang

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8996

Title: St. Giles bowl

First Line: Should it ever be my lot to ride backward, some day

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Executions

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1924

Title: Newgate stone

First Line: When Claude Duval was in Newgate thrown

Themes:  Prisons

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4176

Title: Jolly nose

First Line: Jolly nose, the rubies that garnish thy tip

Themes:  Drinking

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V20763

Title: The carpenter's daughter

First Line: The carpenter's daughter was fair and free

Themes:  Rejected suitor

6th Ballad

Title: With neither a chisel, a knife, nor a file

First Line: Tho' with neither a chisel, a knife, nor a file

Themes:  Prisons

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V20783

Title: Farewell my scamps and tories

First Line: Now farewell, my scamps and tories

Subjects:  London (England)

8th Ballad - Roud Number: V26716

Title: St. Giles's roundhouse

First Line: With pipe and punch upon the board

Themes:  Drinking

Harding B 11(1841)

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Edition - Bod11770

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3896

Title: Happy land! Comic version

First Line: I sing the pleasures of these glorious days

Themes:  TaxationPovertySundayPrisonsPolicePoor lawFactories

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2869

Title: The rose bud of summer

First Line: When the rose bud of summer its beauty bestowing

Harding B 11(1464)

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