Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1812 and 1830


Printed by, D. Wrighton, 86, Snow-Hill, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1074

Title: The voyage was past

First Line: The voyage was past and England's shore

Themes:  NavalPress-gangs

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1155

Title: The cottage on the moor

First Line: My mam is no more & my dad in his grave

Themes:  Orphans

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 13775

Title: The woodlands

First Line: How sweet in the wood-lands, with fleet hound & horn

Themes:  Hunting

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
46C24(SHIP): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
25H13: Coast

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C253: Boiling
41C2541: Open fire, fire-place, stove (in kitchen)


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(524)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(3998)

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