Flood Damaged Railroad Line and Freight Car

BHC243-26.8_Flood1927-5.jpg

Title

Flood Damaged Railroad Line and Freight Car

Description

The postcard shows how the railway line in Barre, Vermont, has been pushed to one side by flooding waters. A railroad car with a load of granite tips to the left. Several figures and outbuildings are visible in the distance.

Date

1912?

Subject

Barre (Vt.)--Photographs
Flood damage--Vermont

Source

Walker Collection (BHC 243)

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only

Identifier

BHC243-26.8

Original Format

Black-and-white postcard

Repository

Vermont Historical Society Library

Collection

Citation

“Flood Damaged Railroad Line and Freight Car ,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed June 22, 2018, http://digitalvermont.org/items/show/434.