Broadside Ballads Online

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    c.1867

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See Harding B 19(109)


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Viewing: 2806 b.9(259)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1412

Title: James M'Donald who was executed in Longford for the murder of Anne O'Brien

First Line: O! young men and old, I now make bold

Themes:  Murder - 19th centuryExecutions - 19th century


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 515

Title: Donald's return to Glencoe

First Line: As I was a walking one evening of late

Notes:  2806 c.18(89) is another issue of this ballad alone


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V544

Title: Young Roger that follows the plough

First Line: Dear mother, I intend to get married

Themes:  Marriage - menRural society


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25FF62: Sea-horse, hippocamp, 'hippocampus', (horse/fish) (mythological hybrid monster)



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