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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1558

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V16190

Title: The Durham Pant-wife's petition, to the corporation

First Line: Oh, Corporation, will you hear

Tune: There's nae luck about the house

Authors:  Bella

Notes:  From the Durham Chronicle, Feb. 16, 1854

Themes:  WaterPublic health

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V12680

Title: Durham militia

First Line: You are going to be a militia man, a valiant volunteer

Tune: Jeannette and Jeannot

Subjects:  Seaham, lord

Themes:  Soldiers


IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
31A2711(+2): Walking (+ back view)

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