Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1838 and 1859


[...] Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Mon[mouth] Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V9164

Title: The rigs and sprees of Ratcliffe highway and Wapping

First Line: I am a jolly sailor bold

Tune: Billy O'Rooke

Subjects:  Indies

Themes:  SailorsProstitution


IconClass Codes:
42F51: Maid ~ house personnel
41C21: Kitchen
42D391: Adulterer


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads 1122

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