NEW RIVER TRAIN SONG

Latest update on 07/04/2017

Artist: Henry Whitter
Author: traditional
Label: Okeh
Year: 1923

From Fries, VA, situated along the New River. Song learned from the Ward family from nearby Galax, VA. About the trainline along the New River, now a 57 mile long bike route operated by the national park service.

Covers:

1925:

Kelly Harrell [also from Fries]

1928:

Ernest V. Stoneman [from Galax]

1976:

Jim Marshall, Artie Marshall & Carson Gardner

See also: I Wish I Was A Mole In The Ground.

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