“Charley Hill's Old Slope”

Author: unknown
Keywords: mining disaster death
Found in: US(MA)


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

Historical references


  1. Laws G8, "Charley Hill's Old Slope"
  2. DT 785, OLDSLOPE
  3. Roud #3251
  4. BI, LG08