Railway worker risking injury by a wagon door, 1953

Railway worker risking injury by a wagon door, 1953

Title: Railway worker risking injury by a wagon door, 1953

Date: 1953-04-24

Place: York, North Yorkshire, England

Description: A railway worker at risk of being hit by a falling wagon door at York Carriage Works, 24 April 1953. This posed photograph was taken to educate workers about the dangers they faced when working with railway wagons.

Our reference: 1997-7396_DON_53_145

Collection: Doncaster photos

Background: BR Warflat