Nine Pound Hammer
Traditional

Well this nine pound hammer. itís a little too heavy,
Yes for my size, buddy for my size.

(Chorus)

Well roll on buddy, Donít you roll so slow,
How can I roll, when my wheels wonít roll?

I went up into the mountain just to see my honey,
And I ainít coming back, Lord I ainít coming back.

(Chorus)

Itís a long way to Harlen, and a long way to Hazard,
Just to get a little brew, just to get a little brew.

(Chorus)

Well an eight pound hammer thatís in this tunnel,
Got a ring like mine, got a ring like mine.

Chorus

Iím going down the mountain, now to see my baby,
And I ainít coming back, No, I ainít coming back.

Well roll on buddy, Roll a load of coal,
How can I pull, when my wheels wonít roll?

Well the nine pound hammer, itís a little too heavy,
Yes for my size, honey for my size.

Chorus

Submitted by Angela M. Ruley

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