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Folklore and Real Heroes

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The Big Bend Mountain was a mile and a quarter thick and the C&O Railroad couldn't go around so the company decided to cut right through. It would take more than three years and in the process a thousand men would perish from the brutal work, smoke and dust. These were hard scrubbed men and hard as nails, but one stood out from them all. John Henry was born a slave in the 1840's and went on to be the strongest steel-driver for the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad. He was hard working and prideful.

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