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Viewing: 2806 c.15(170)

Sheet Notes:  2806 c.15(170) and 2806 c.15(171) were originally one sheet. See Harding B 19(108).

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1238

Title: Biddy Magee

First Line: I was born in the town of Tip, so gay

Tune: Rattlin, rovin' blade

Authors:  Hughes, Charles

Performers:  Kane, John

Performance Locations:  Mr. Kearney's Musical Saloon


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 23596

Title: The anchor's weighed

First Line: The tear fell gently from her eye

Authors:  Arnold, Samuel James, 1774-1852


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4994

Title: I'll not beguile thee from thy home

First Line: I'll not beguile thee from thy home



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