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Viewing: Harding B 14(219)

Ballad - Roud Number: V30173

Title: Horrid murder of a child at Blackburn

First Line: Once again a dreadful outrage

Subjects:  Blackburn (England)

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryChildrenRape - 19th century


IconClass Codes:
41D2321(+81): Apron (+ men's clothes)
44G511: Murderer
41B21: Open hearth, fire-place
31E23624: Violent death by quartering
47D8(AXE): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: axe
46E223: Parcel, packet
31A5351: Razor
31A5342: Whiskers

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