Broadside Ballads Online

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    between 1840 and 1866

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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 2015

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15348

Title: The Owdham chap's visit to th' queen

First Line: It happen'd t'other Monday morn while seated at my loom, sirs

Subjects:  Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

Themes:  Working class


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7876

Title: St. Helen's colliery explosion

First Line: Attend awhile, ye Christians, that in this nation dwell

Themes:  Explosions


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47I1(+21): Agriculture (+ men (labourers))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
41A16: Rural housing, e.g. country-house, villa, cottage



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