Charley Hill's Old Slope [Laws G8]
DESCRIPTION: Nine miners are riding a car out of the mine when the chain breaks. The car falls back into the mine, and all nine are killed
KEYWORDS: mining disaster death
1865 - The mine car accident
FOUND IN: US(MA)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Laws G8, "Charley Hill's Old Slope"
DT 785, OLDSLOPE
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