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1st Ballad - Roud Number: 6128

Title: The oul' bog hole

First Line: The pig is in the mire, and the cow is on the grass


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V2814

Title: The iron child

First Line: Draw near awhile good people all, while I relate a tale

Themes:  Prisons


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V27672

Title: Gowfmyloggie

First Line: Our kintra dames when taste was young

Themes:  Fashions


4th Ballad - Roud Number: V9970

Title: The emigrants tragedy. (Annswer to Erin's lovely home)

First Line: Ye Pattersons of Erin's isle, come due attention pay

Themes:  Emigration - Irish


5th Ballad - Roud Number: 1941

Title: Young Jamie Foyers

First Line: Far distant far distant lies Scotia the brave


6th Ballad - Roud Number: 2661

Title: The Irish emigrant

First Line: I'm sitting on the stile, Mary

Authors:  Dufferin and Clandeboye, Helen Selina Sheridan, Baroness, 1807-1867

Themes:  Emigration - Irish


7th Ballad

Title: The home of my Jean

First Line: I love the dear land where the heather is blooming

Tune: Scottish blue bells

Authors:  McD., J.

Themes:  Scotland


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