Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: 2806 c.14(80)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 189

Title: The loch of Sheleen

First Line: Tis a fine summer's morning to the bathing well go

Themes:  Drowning

2nd Ballad

Title: Mrs. Bell's lament for her husband Joseph Bell

First Line: As lately I strayed by the clear flowing Devon

Themes:  MurderExecutions


IconClass Codes:
31D17: Old woman
46A17: Working class, labourers
46C1211: Carrying something in basket, bag, rucksack, etc.

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