“The Grand Falls Tragedy”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1975 (Lehr/Best)
Keywords: death worker railroading
Found in: Canada(Newf)

Description

At 3 A.M. a flat-car, loaded with rocks, falls down an incline and crushes three workmen below. The dead workmen are named and their home told.

Notes

Grand Falls is on TC-1, south of Notre Dame Bay, along the old route of Newfoundland's trans-insular railway. - BS

References

  1. Lehr/Best 46, "The Grand Falls Tragedy" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, LeBe046