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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2088

Titles:
A new song on Jack Massey (of Dukinfield)
A song on Jack Massey (of Dukinfield) the ex-champion wrestler of England
A song on Jack Massey

First Lines:
If you'll give attention and list to my lay

Themes:
Wrestling

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9300

Titles:
The great wrestling match between Jackson & Nichol

First Lines:
You sportsman [sic] brave of England I hope you will attend

Themes:
Wrestling

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5330

Titles:
A new song in praise of George Donaldson. The champion of the light weights

First Lines:
Come all you sporting lively lads wherever that you be

Themes:
Wrestling

Edition - Bod2677

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, Church Street, Preston

Notes:  Firth c.19(32) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 525


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V990

Title: My heart and lute

First Line: I give thee all, I can no more

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5309

Title: Love from the heart

First Line: Yes, I will quit my father's halls

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32973

Title: A new song in praise of Thos. Longmire

First Line: Come all you sporting heroes wherever that you be

Subjects:  Longmire, Thomas

Themes:  Wrestling

Harding B 13(9)

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Edition - Bod7490

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 749


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2088

Title: A new song on Jack Massey (of Dukinfield)

First Line: If you'll give attention and list to my lay

Tune: Always prove true to the core

Authors:  Flint, Harry

Themes:  Wrestling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V24689

Title: It's a long lane that nevfr [sic] has a turning

First Line: Some people think there's nonght [sic] but care and trouble in this life

Performers:  Lawrence, J.G.

Firth b.27(150)

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Firth c.19(31)

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Edition - Bod7749

Imprint Names:  Rowe, G.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: G. Rowe, Printer, Fleet-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V26218

Title: A new song on the wrestling match between Cann & Polkinghorne

First Line: When Polkinghorne did first agree

Tune: The night I married Susy or The coronation

Themes:  Wrestling

Firth b.27(557)

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Edition - Bod10094

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

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

Notes:  Harding B 13(9) is another edition. Harding B 13(9) is another edition. Harding B 13(9) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 525


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V990

Title: My heart and lute

First Line: I give thee all, I can no more

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5309

Title: Love from the heart

First Line: Yes, I will quit my father's halls

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V32973

Title: A new song in praise of Thos. Longmire

First Line: Come all you sporting heroes wherever that you be

Themes:  Wrestling

Firth c.19(32)

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Edition - Bod10095

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 691


Ballad - Roud Number: V9302

Title: A new song on the great wrestling match, between Jackson and Atkinson

First Line: Come all you sporting heroes bold and listen to my song

Themes:  Wrestling

Firth c.19(33)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod10816

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 749


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2088

Title: A song on Jack Massey

First Line: If you'll give attention and list to my lay

Tune: Always prove true to the core

Authors:  Flint, Harry

Themes:  Wrestling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V24689

Title: It's a long lane that never has a turning

First Line: Some people think there's nought but care and trouble in this life

Performers:  Lawrence, J.G.

Firth c.26(283)

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Edition - Bod9757

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121 Church Street, Preston


Ballad - Roud Number: V5330

Title: A new song in praise of George Donaldson. The champion of the light weights

First Line: Come all you sporting lively lads wherever that you be

Themes:  Wrestling

Firth c.19(34)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod21980

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 749


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V2088

Title: A song on Jack Massey (of Dukinfield) the ex-champion wrestler of England

First Line: If you'll give attention and list to my lay

Tune: Always prove true to the core

Authors:  Flint, Harry

Themes:  Wrestling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V24689

Title: It's a long lane that never has a turning

First Line: Some people think there's nought but care and trouble in this life

Performers:  Lawrence, J.G.

2806 c.16(285)

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Edition - Bod14221

Imprint Names:  Harkness

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 8, Water Street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 13(20) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 102


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9300

Title: The great wrestling match between Jackson & Nichol

First Line: You sportsmen brave of England I hope you will attend

Themes:  Wrestling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 171

Title: Young Ramble-away

First Line: As I was a going to Birmingham fair

Themes:  Soldiers

Harding B 13(19)

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Edition - Bod14223

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: Harkness, Printer, 121, Church-street, Preston

Notes:  Harding B 13(19) is another edition.

Series Identifier: 102


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9300

Title: The great wrestling match between Jackson & Nichol

First Line: You sportsman [sic] brave of England I hope you will attend

Themes:  Wrestling

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 171

Title: Young Ramble-away

First Line: As I was a going to Birmingham fair

Themes:  Soldiers

2806 c.16(168)

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Harding B 13(20)

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Edition - Bod1316

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Imprint: J. Harkness, Printer, 121, & 122 Church Street, Office, 4, North Road Preston

Series Identifier: 134


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V7863

Title: The collier lass

First Line: My name is Polly Parker, I'm come o'er from Worsley

Themes:  Coalmines and mining

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V5330

Title: A new song in praise of George Donaldson. The champion of the light weights

First Line: Come all you sporting lively lads wherever that you be

Themes:  Wrestling

2806 c.13(180)

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Edition - Bod21298

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 597


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 619

Title: The little farm or, The weary ploughman

First Line: You husbandmen and ploughmen of every degree

Themes:  Agricultural laborers

2nd Ballad

Title: The wrestlers' delight

First Line: Come all you brave Cumbrians and listen to my song

Themes:  Wrestling

2806 c.13(105)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9302

Titles:
A new election song
A new song on the great wrestling match, between Jackson and Atkinson

First Lines:
Ye gen'rous souls who freedom boast
Come all you sporting heroes bold and listen to my song

Themes:
Wrestling
Parliamentary elections, Newcastle, 1777

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