The GreatRails North American Railroad Photo Archive
Previous Photo Photo of D&H Switchman riding box car in 1958 Next Photo
D&H Switchman riding box car in 1958

A switchman "enjoys" a ride on a kicked NYC box car at the D&H Bevier St flat yard at Binghamton NY in the summer of 1958. By the mid '60s, freight cars were no longer permitted to be built with roof walks and high mounted brake wheels and by the mid '70s cars in interchange service could not have same.

Photographed by John Barlow, September, 1958.
Added to the photo archive by John Barlow, February 20, 2024.
Railroad: Delaware & Hudson.

John Barlow's awards:

» Contact the person who posted this photograph.

Full-Sized image (1115 x 928)
Sharing this photo?

Use this "permalink" to avoid broken links:
Submit to Stumble Submit to Digg Submit to Google Bookmark Submit to Reddit Twit This

[Turn Ads Off]

Visitor Comments about this Photo:

No comments have been left yet.

You must be logged on to post comments.

Follow us on Facebook
News | About NERAIL | About Jeff | Contact Jeff | F.A.Q.'s | Privacy Policy | Other Great Sites
This site, excluding photographs, copyright © 2016 Jeff S. Morris. Photographs copyright © individual photographers, except as noted.