Railway worker at York Carriage Works, 1953

Railway worker at York Carriage Works, 1953

Title: Railway worker at York Carriage Works, 1953

Date: 1953-04-24

Place: York, North Yorkshire, England

Description: An unskilled worker attempting repairs on a mechanised trolley at York carriage works, 24 April 1953. This posed photograph was taken to teach workers about safety in the works and to show that only specially trained workers could attempt certain tasks.

Our reference: 1997-7396_DON_53_152

Collection: Doncaster photos

Background: BR Warflat