Broadside Ballads Online

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Published by B. Hepner, 7, Cross-court, Drury-lane


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1506

Title: Gog and Magog rewarded, or The king at the Bridge. A new song

First Line: Gog and Magog descend from their stands at Guildhall

Tune: Hearts of oak are our ships

Themes:  London Bridge

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V8014

Title: King William, and the citizens of London. A new song upon the opening of London Bridge

First Line: While nations round are up in arms

Themes:  London Bridge

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C232: Rowing-boat, canoe, etc.
46C1112: Ferry
61E(LONDON, England): Names of cities and villages (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44C312: Political caricatures and satires
61B2(Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852): Historical person (with NAME)
61B2(MAYOR): Historical person (with NAME)


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