Clarke County Historical Museum

P.O. Box 388
116 W. Cobb Street
Grove Hill, AL  36451
251-275-2014 Bookstore
251-275-8684 Office

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Museum and Bookstore:
Monday: 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday - Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Office: Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Clarke County Historical Society is a private non-profit organization founded in 1972.




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Singing Rails: Railroadin' Songs, Jokes and Stories by Wayne Erbsen



Extended Description

(Paperback) This low-cost (but snazzy) book is packed with songs and lore of the railroads! Includes the melody and lyrics to 28 classic sing-alongs plus: Railroad Superstitions and Tall Tales of Train Wrecks, Robberies, Ghosts, Hobos, Train Insults, Railroad Slang, Street-Car Poetry, vintage drawings and photos.  Includes: Cannonball Blues, Casey Jones, Death of Edward Lewis, East Bound Train, Freight Train Boogie, In the Pines, John Henry, Life's Railway to Heaven, The Lightning Express, Lonesome Pine Special, Midnight Special, New River Train, Nine Hundred Miles, Nine Pound Hammer, On the Dummy Line, Railroad Bill, The Railroad Corral, Railroadin' & Gamblin', Railroading on the Great Divide, Reuben's Train, Rock Island Line, Swannanoa Tunnel, This Train, Train on the Island, Train That Carried My Girl From Town, Wabash Cannonball, When the Train Comes Along, Wreck of the Old 97.


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