SPRINGHILL MINE DISASTER

Created on 20/04/2004
Latest update on 14/08/2019

Artist: Peggy Seeger
Author: Peggy Seeger/Ewan MacColl
Label: Folkways
Year: 1958

About a real event in Nova Scotia causing the death of 75 miners.

Covers:

1960:

Peggy Seeger & Ewan MacColl [on Newport Folk]

1964:

Brothers Four

1965:

Martin Carthy

1987:

U2 [only live]

1989:

Dubliners [as Springhill Disaster]

1995:

Barbara Dickson [as The Ballad Of Springhill]

2000:

Paddy Goes To Holyhead

2003:

Pauline Scanlon

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