Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1810 and 1831


Marshall, Printer, Newcastle


Ballad - Roud Number: V7434

Title: Newcastle town moor amusements broken up: or Simpson the pedestrian broken down!

First Line: Oh, Wilson stands foremost upon the list yet

Tune: Cappy's the dog

Notes:  See The Observer, Sept 24, 1815 for the feats of George Wilson

Subjects:  Wilson, George

Themes:  Walking


IconClass Codes:
31E12: Deathbed
41B21: Open hearth, fire-place
41A7612: Bed with tester


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