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Edition - Bod12935

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: H. Such, Printer & Publisher, 177, Union Street, Boro'. S.E.

Series Identifier: 499


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 221

Title: Young Henry the poacher

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

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 261

Title: Botany Bay

First Line: Come all young men of learning, take warning by me

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 11(4372)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9108

Titles:
[The convict maid]
The convict maid

First Lines:
Ye Glasgow maids attend to me
Ye London maids attend to me

Subjects:
Glasgow (Scotland)
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9109

Titles:
The convict's return

First Lines:
Ye true sons of freedom I pray you attend
Ye true sons of freedom, I pray you attend

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2970

Titles:
The transport's return

First Lines:
Ye true sons of freedom I pray you attend

Subjects:
Glasgow (Scotland)

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9114

Titles:
The returned convict; or the horrors of transportation

First Lines:
Good people all of high degree, pray give attention unto me

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6057

Titles:
The Glasgow youth leaving his parents. A new song

First Lines:
Farewell to auld Scotland, wherein I was born

Subjects:
Australia

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6770

Titles:
Transports of Virginia

First Lines:
All you young fellows, wherever you be

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7531

Titles:
Johnny's joined the gang

First Lines:
My name is Biddy Murphy sure

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1778

Titles:
Ten thousand miles away

First Lines:
Sing oh! for a brave and valiant bark
Sing oh for a brave and valient [sic] bark - a brisk and a lively breeze
Sing oh, for a brave and a gallant bark

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V272

Titles:
The answer to the boatman
Answer to the boatman
Tha [sic] answer to the Boatman

First Lines:
As I was a walking by Newgate one day
As I was walking by Newgate one day

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9110

Titles:
The convicts farewell

First Lines:
Come all you young fellows where ever that you be

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2362

Titles:
The boys of Mullaghbawn

First Lines:
On Monday morning early, my wandering steps did leave me

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7777

Titles:
The bush ranger

First Lines:
Farewell old Albion's dear lov'd shore

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1909

Titles:
Henry Connor

First Lines:
The order is arrived and we are bound for sailing

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 300

Titles:
Farewell to your judges & juries

First Lines:
Here's adieu to your judges and juries

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 2339

Titles:
Heather Jock

First Lines:
Heather Jock was stark and grim
Heather Jock's noo awa'
Heather Jock's noo awa

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6835

Titles:
Sorrowful lamentation of Benjamin Smith, late of Sheffield, being sentenced for death, and afterwards reprieved for transportation

First Lines:
Tremendous sound, what do I hear

Themes:
Transported convict

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 600

Titles:
Jamie Raeburn

First Lines:
My name is Jamie Raeburn
My name is Jamie Raeburn, in Glasgow I was born

Themes:
Transported convict

Edition - Bod4059

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-st.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 300

Title: The transports

First Line: Adieu to you judge and jurries [sic]

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 7144

Title: Glasgow lassie

First Line: The first time that I saw my Glasgow lassie

Harding B 28(33)

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Edition - Bod4096

Imprint Names:  Armstrong, W.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  between 1820 and 1824

Imprint: Printed for W. Armstrong, Banastre-street, Liverpool


1st Ballad

Title: The Yankey sailor

First Line: It was one sweet May morning I met a damsel making hay

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 261

Title: Botany bay

First Line: Come all you young fellows wherever you be

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 28(142)

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Edition - Bod4644

Imprint Names:  De Marsan, H.

Imprint Locations:  New York, N.Y.

Date  c.1860

Imprint: H. De Marsan, Publisher ... No. 60 Chatham Street, New-York

Notes:  Border: Military cupid.


Ballad

Title: Reily's cooleen bawn persecuted

First Line: You, tender-hearted lovers, attend unto my theme

Themes:  Transported convict

Harding B 18(698)

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Edition - Bod1238

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.Andrews, H.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeedsLeeds

Date  c.1850

Imprint: [J. Bebbington], Printer, [Gould]en-street, Oldham Road, Manchester; sold by H. Andrews, 27, St. Peter-street, and J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Series Identifier: 21


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am roving journeyman that roves from town to town

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 2362

Title: The boys of Malabaun

First Line: On Monday morning early

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Transported convict

2806 b.11(272)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Firth c.26(218)

Notes:  Imprint defaced


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Edition - Bod1267

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed & Published, by H. Such, 177, Union-street, Boro' S.E.

Series Identifier: 24


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1153

Title: Kiss me quick

First Line: The other night as I was sparking sweet Tarlina Spray

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1575

Title: The Isle of France

First Line: The sun was far and the clouds advanced

Themes:  Transported convict

2806 b.11(242)

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Harding B 11(2007)

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Edition - Bod1934

Imprint Names:  Birmingham, W.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: W. Birmingham, 92, Thomas-street

Notes:  The first illustration is signed: M.K.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2362

Title: The boys of Mullaghbawn

First Line: On Monday morning early, my wandering steps did leave me

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 12903

Title: Erin's green linnet

First Line: On a fine summer's morning as the day was dawning

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 675

Title: The constant farmer's son

First Line: A rich farmer's daughter near Limerick did dwell

2806 b.9(265)

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Edition - Bod5136

Imprint Names:  Paul, J. and co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1838 and 1845

Imprint: [J.] Paul and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials

Notes:  Harding B 11(690) is another impression.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V351

Title: The convict's child

First Line: The convict ship lay near the beach

Themes:  Transported convict

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 277

Title: Seventeen come Sunday

First Line: As I walked out one May morning

Firth b.34(67)

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