Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V13526

Title: I ne'er shall forget the sad moments we parted

First Line: Oh, I ne'er shall forget the sad moments we parted

Tune: Kinloch of Kinloch

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 5207

Title: Teddy O'Neile

First Line: I've come to the cabin he danced his wild jigs in

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1101

Title: Hurrah for the road

First Line: Hurrah, o'er Hounslow Heath to roam

Themes:  Highwaymen

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V3977

Title: Sights for a mother

First Line: Ladies and gents, pray list to what I state

Tune: Cole black rose

Themes:  Widows

5th Ballad - Roud Number: 13215

Title: My Highland home

First Line: My Highland home, where tempests blow

Themes:  Scotland

6th Ballad - Roud Number: V164

Title: Ballintown brae

First Line: It's down in yon muirland

Themes:  Deception

7th Ballad - Roud Number: 24401

Title: Here's to the maiden of blushing fifteen

First Line: Here's to the maiden of blushing fifteen


IconClass Codes:
41D221(+44): Head-gear (+ feathers used for clothes)
41D132: Fashionable woman, 'belle'
41D262: Fan
41A351: Terrace
31AA2711: Walking - AA - female human figure


Shelfmark: Harding B 19(30)

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