Broadside Ballads Online

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Date
    between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier:

910



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Viewing: Harding B 11(2717)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 9059

Title: Norah Mc.Sheen, or I am leaving Ballimoney

First Line: I have left Ballimoney a long way behind me

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  Emigration - Irish


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V981

Title: Poor married man

First Line: Oh! what trouble poor man's life is

Themes:  Marriage - men


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
32B311(IRISH): Europeans (with NAME)
47I212: Pig
41D29: Clothed in rags
46A15: The poor
31A25191(+81): Hand in the pocket (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
47I85(+22): Woodgathering, woodgatherer (+ women (labourers))



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