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Slide set: The anchor's weighed (song: Bamforth & Co., 5 slides, 1898)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
The tear fell gently from her eye, when last we parted on the shore
Slide 2
'Dear youth', she cried, 'and canst thou haste away?'
Slide 3
'Weep not, my love', I trembling said, 'Doubt not a constant heart like mine!'
Slide 4
'Go then, ' she cried, 'but let thy constant mind oft think of her you leave in tears behind!'
Slide 5
'The Anchor's weigh'd. Farewell! Remember me.'
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1898-1914 (item ref. 1049)

in stock of North of England Temperance League,  1906 (item ref. 499)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 851)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Samuel Arnold and John Braham, ‘The anchor's weigh'd’ in several compilations


5 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001318

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 March 2024

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