Great Bend Tunnel

Image Information: "Most accounts have set the ballad of John Henry at the Big Bend Tunnel, near Talcott in Summers County. Originally called the Great Bend Tunnel, it was built between 1870-72 for the C & O Railroad." Weblink.
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Modern Languages / Anthropology 3043: Folklore & Mythology. Laura Gibbs, Ph.D. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License. You must give the original author credit. You may not use this work for commercial purposes. If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under a license identical to this one.
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