Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Harding B 11(1026)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1627

Title: Duncan Campbell

First Line: My name is Duncan Campbell from shire of Argyle

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V9449

Title: The railway

First Line: Now folks I will tell you, although I'm no clown

Themes:  Railways


IconClass Codes:
46C2231: Pier, quay, wharf
33A35: Conversation, dialogue; conversation piece
46A22: Contrast between urban and rural life; city dweller versus country dweller
46C24(+51): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (+ conveyance for transport of persons)

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