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Title

The Battle of the Bone

Object Name

Broadsheet ballad

Maker

Stewart. Printer, Hopeton Street (Primary maker)

Place Made

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Description

Printed ballad entitled 'The Battle of the Bone', composed by Agnes Lockington, 16 Bowness Street. First verse " Ye Loyal-hearted Protesants, Come listen to my poem, It's about the terible battle that was fought at Marrow Bone. It was the middle of the night, When the sky was dark o'erhead, the Sinn Fein Clan they did combine to burn the Loyalists in their beds." Price Threepence each.

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Catalogue Number

BELUM.W2011.509

Copyright

National Museums NI