Charles Ridgewell 
Last updated: 29.04.22
All that can presently (June 2020) be gleaned about Charles Ridgewell from sheet music covers and by Internet searching is that he has 31 works published between 1896 and 1914.
It appears that his If Those Lips Could Only Speak! (1901), co-authored/sung by Will Godwin and published by Francis, Day & Hunter, London W.C.2, England was very popular and is still sung today. The song is listed in 60 Old-Time Variety Songs
His works were performed by many music hall artists including Mabel Thorne, George D' Albert, Mark Sheridan, Jack Pleasants and Chas R. Whittle among others.
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If Those Lips Could Only Speak!
Music by: Charles Ridgewell.
Co-Author: W. Godwin
Perf. by: W. Godwin
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
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Printed: 1901. Sheet Music 4 pages.
If Those Lips Could Only Speak!
Music by: Charles Ridgewell.
Perf. by: W. Godwin
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
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Printed: 1901. Sheet Music.
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif If Those Lips Could Only Speak Charles Ridgewell (music)
Will Godwin (words)
W. Godwin (perf.)
 
url15.gif I'm Billy Muggins Charles Ridgewell (words & music)
Chas R. Whittle (perf.)
 
url15.gif I'm Dunn - Mister Dunn Charles Ridgewell (music)
Edgar Bateman (words)
Chas R. Whittle (perf.)
 
url15.gif I've Lost All Ambition in Life Charles Ridgewell (words & music)
Jack Pleasants (perf.)
 
url15.gif You Can Do a Lot of Things at the Seaside That You Can't Do in Town Charles Ridgewell (music)
George A. Stevens (words)
M. Sheridan (perf.)
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     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif You Can Do a Lot of Things at the Seaside That You Can't Do in Town C. Ridgewell (music)
G.A. Stevens (words)
M. Sheridan (perf.)
Piano, Voice Monologues wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 31 works by Charles Ridgewell. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Your Sweetheart's Gone Away, Molly Dear! (w&m) 1896  wvicon.gif
Moon! Shine Again! (w&m) 1897 Chas R. Whittle (perf.)  Pub.
I Know I Was to Blame (w&m) 1901 Sid Bandon (words)
Sid Bandon (perf.)
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If Those Lips Could Only Speak! 1901 W. Godwin (words)
W. Godwin (perf.)
Dave Derry (perf.)
George Baker (perf.)
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Oh, the Poison! (w&m) 1901 Chas. Austin (words)  Pub.
Why Hasn't Daddy Come Home? (w&m) 1901  Pub.
I'm Not a Love-Sick Coon (w&m) 1902  Pub.
Let Me Wait For Daddy (w&m) 1902  Pub.
All Through a Gee-Gee-Gee (w&m) 1903  Pub.
There's Life in the Old Dog Yet (w&m) 1903  Pub.
All That I Can Think About Is Coronation 1904 G.A. Stevens (words)  wvicon.gif
I'm All Right (w&m) 1904 W.H. Wallis (words)  Pub.
I'm Billy Muggins (w&m) 1904 Chas R. Whittle (perf.)  Pub.
You Can't Blame Me For That (w&m) 1904 W.H. Wallis (words)
George D' Albert (perf.)
 Pub.
I Wonder What the Girls Did Then! 1905 G.A. Stevens (words)
Chas R. Whittle (perf.)
 Pub.
Where Is That Dicky Bird? 1905 W. Driscoll (words)  Pub.
I Went to Sleep Again 1906 W. David (words)
G.A. Stevens (words)
 Pub.
I'll Go Where You All Go 1906 G.A. Stevens (words)
Chas R. Whittle (perf.)
 Pub.
My Girl 1906 C. Collins (words)  Pub.
There's a Flower 1906 Fred W Leigh (words)  Pub.
You Can Do a Lot of Things at the Seaside That You Can't Do in Town 1906 G.A. Stevens (words)
M. Sheridan (perf.)
 Pub.
I'm Dunn - Mister Dunn 1907 E. Bateman (words)
Chas R. Whittle (perf.)
 Pub.
Oh, That Good-Night at the Door! (w&m) 1907 Harry Lynn (perf.)
Chas R. Whittle (perf.)
 Pub.
Our Lodger 1907 arr.: John S. Baker  Pub.
I've Lost All Ambition in Life (w&m) 1908 Jack Pleasants (perf.)  Pub.
I Love to Go Butterfly-Catching 1910 G.A. Stevens (words)
Jack Pleasants (perf.)
 Pub.
Sail Me, Sail Me, Walter! 1910 G.A. Stevens (words)
Mabel Thorne (perf.)
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Tis Years and Years Ago Since Our Wedding Day (w&m) 1910  wvicon.gif
I Wonder What Mother Will Say 1911 R Guy Reeve (words)  Pub.
We're All Going Home to Bye-Bye (w&m) 1911  Pub.
Baby Face 1914 G.A. Stevens (words)  Pub.
     Title Duration Performer
       
youtube15.jpg If Those Lips Could Only Speak 2:58 Dave Derry
youtube15.jpg If Those Lips Could Only Speak 3:08 George Baker