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Thread #20196   Message #2095240
Posted By: GUEST,punkfolkrocker
05-Jul-07 - 10:07 PM
Thread Name: Train Songs
Subject: RE: Train Songs
seeing this thread reminded me i bought a book about 20 years ago..

i've quickly 'Ctrl/F'ed this page to check if it has already been mentioned..

[found a partial reference 'Ctrl/F'ing the word "scalded"..]

anyway, you might want to check your local library for.....

"Scalded to Death by the Steam"

Katie Letcher Lyle 1983 [forward by Mike Harding]
First published in USA by Algonquin Books
WH Allen 1885

"Authentic stories about railroad disasters and the Ballads
that were written about them"