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Viewing: Harding B 11(1228)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 957

Title: Flora, lily of the west

First Line: It's when I came to England

Subjects:  IrelandScotland

Themes:  JealousyMurderCourts and law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 360

Title: Roving journeyman

First Line: I am [a] roving journeyman that roves from town to town

Subjects:  Carlow, county (Ireland)

Themes:  Roving


IconClass Codes:
46C513: 'en route', traveller under way
46C1211: Carrying something in basket, bag, rucksack, etc.
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
41D263: Walking-stick, staff

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