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Edition - Bod9684

Imprint Names:  McIntosh, R.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1860 and 1874

Imprint: Robert M'Intosh, Printer, [... Gallowgate ...]


Ballad

Title: Duke St. gaol

First Line: Good people all give ear I pray

Notes:  See also Firth c.17(71, 73)

Themes:  Prisons

Firth c.17(76)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod9685

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1856

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box [6 St. Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday Morning, July 19, 1856


Ballad - Roud Number: V6960

Title: The treading mill

First Line: The mill! the mill! the treading mill

Tune: The sea, the sea

Themes:  Prisons

Firth c.17(78)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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Edition - Bod9688

Imprint Names:  The Poet's box

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  1857

Imprint: ... the Poet's Box, [No. 6 St Andrew's lane, Glasgow] ... Saturday Morning, July 18, 1857


Ballad - Roud Number: V9133

Title: The ticket o' leave

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

Tune: The girl I left behind me

Themes:  Prisons

Firth c.17(80)

Notes:  Imprint defaced Slip


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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 - Bod15057

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, 14, Waterloo Road, near the Victoria Theatre

Notes:  Slip. Harding B 15(198a) is another issue 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-mill

Themes:  Prisons

Harding B 16(149c)

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 - Bod19362

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(730) is another impression

Series Identifier: 208


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: County 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

Subjects:  Reading (England)

Firth c.17(71)

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Harding B 11(729)

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Edition - Bod19535

Imprint Names:  Pickard, E.

Imprint Locations:  Flushing

Date  1897

Imprint: Printed and Published by Edward Pickard, at Flushing, near Falmouth ... 1897


Ballad - Roud Number: 2698

Title: Running the gauntlet

First Line: In olden time the Tower held the prisoners of state

Authors:  Fox, Samuel

Themes:  Prisons

Johnson Ballads 1714

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Edition - Bod20992

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, 1 Lr Exchange St Duin [sic]


Ballad

Title: A new song on the gaol of Clonmalal [sic]

First Line: Hard hard is my state

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Prisons

2806 b.9(77)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 26(200)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 2141c

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 - Bod22029

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1837

Imprint: [J. Wheeler, Printer, Manchester]


Ballad - Roud Number: 24402

Title: Husband done over

First Line: As I was going up Oldham street

Themes:  Prisons

2806 c.17(174)

Notes:  Slip. Originally a sheet with 2806 c.17(451)


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Edition - Bod22055

Imprint Names:  Jacques, G.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  c.1850

Imprint: Printed and sold wholesale and retail, by G. Jacques, Oldham Road Library, Manchester

Series Identifier: 50


Ballad - Roud Number: 964

Title: Kirkdale gaol

First Line: Good people all give ear, I pray

Themes:  Prisons

2806 c.16(63)

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Edition - Bod22385

Imprint Names:  Rosson, J.

Imprint Locations:  Middlewich

Imprint: Rosson, Printer, Middlewich

Notes:  2806 c.17(212) is another impression


Ballad

Title: Sorrowful lamentation. Of Arden Candler and Doughty

First Line: Come all young men wherever you be

Themes:  Prisons

2806 c.17(483v)

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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 - Bod23254

Imprint Names:  C., G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1685

Imprint: London, Printed for G.C. for J. Cox, at the Blue-Ball in Thames-street. 1685


Ballad - Roud Number: V27039

Title: A trick for Tyburn: or A prison rant

First Line: Trumpets sound and steeples ring

Tune: Hark the thundering cannons roar

References:

ESTC: R185515

Themes:  Prisons

Ashm. G 16(170)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4116

Titles:
Prisoner's hope. Tramp! tramp! tramp!
Tramp! tramp! tramp! the boys are marching

First Lines:
In my prison cell I sit
In the prison cell I sit

Themes:
Prisoners of war
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2814

Titles:
The iron child
Iron child

First Lines:
Draw near awhile good people all, while I relate a tale
Draw near awhile good people all
Come listen, lads an lasses all

Themes:
Paternity
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13743

Titles:
Flyme Clarke's wild lament

First Lines:
Well, here I am a wretched man

Subjects:
Brixton (England)

Themes:
Police
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4020

Titles:
The humours of the county jail

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

Themes:
Police
Prisons

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8076

Titles:
The kissing lasses of Yarmouth

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

Themes:
Prostitution
Prisons

Edition - Bod5167

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 6, Great st. Andrew street 7 dials

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(385)


Ballad - Roud Number: 83

Title: The bold prisoner

First Line: As I was a walking for my recreation

Themes:  Prisons - escape

Firth c.17(13)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 16(29c)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5560

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke


Ballad - Roud Number: V32474

Title: The Bridewel whores resolution, or The confession of the twenty four back-sliders

First Line: The sorrows that I have known

Tune: Tell me no more you love

Themes:  ProstitutionPrisons

4o Rawl. 566(98)

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