Along US Route 209 in Hurley, New York, sits a series of railroad coaches and freight cars. These were the same cars that used to travel the Ulster and Delaware Railroad throughout the Catskills during the early tourism days.
Whenever you look through old railroad cars, you never know what you might find. Retired passenger rail cars are used for all kinds of things. Here a homeless person has placed a cot in the old rail car and made it their place of temporary residence.
The truth is that I’m just flat-out fascinated with railroads and their history. Here are a handful of other photos taken by others of this line of railway cars…
Car #2 (Dining Car – Kitchen), Car #1, Car #2 (Dining Car), Rotten Ride, Abandoned Passenger Coaches