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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29614

Title: The policeman

First Line: O'er Bobby's tomb with silent grief oppress'd

Tune: Death of Nelson

Authors:  Dodsworth, Thomas

Performers:  Pountney, C.

Themes:  PoliceServants


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15036

Title: I took her to the play

First Line: It was while walking in the park, a short time back

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Theaters


3rd Ballad

Title: The lass wi' the bonny blue 'een

First Line: Oh! saw you the lass with the bonnie blue 'een


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44G223: Policeman, constable



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