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Underground Work Dangerous to Health

"Eighty years ago, New York City needed another tunnel under the Hudson River. Thus began construction of the tunnel. But this is not a story about the tunnel. This is about the men who made it. The Sandhogs. “Sandhogs were the urban miners who worked on a variety of underground excavation projects in New York City. They worked in tight, small chambers that held back water and silt, and they breathed condensed air. " #Podcasts


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