Ghost MineMiner Superstitions

Miner Superstitions

No Whistling While You Work!

Whistling on the job has long been frowned upon. Many miners believe that whistling underground drives away the “good luck spirit” that dwells in each mine, while drawing the attention of evil spirits and invoking bad luck. Some miners also believe that whistle vibrations could cause the earth to shift. On a side note, this means that Snow White and the Seven Dwarves was a total lie!

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