Dead Negro Hollow

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Dead Negro Hollow is a valley (hollow) in Rhea County, Tennessee, in the United States.[1]

According to legend, Dead Negro Hollow was so named in the 1870s when a black laborer was found murdered there after he had learned the location of a silver mine.[2]


Coordinates: 35°42′15″N 84°53′53″W / 35.704175°N 84.898172°W / 35.704175; -84.898172