THE SIGNAL BOX

OVERSEAS

HEATHCOTE
New York, Westchester & Boston Railroad

by John Hinson

Heathcote tower
Photograph 1912, from the collection of Dr. J W F Scrimgeour

This early photograph, which was taken when the tower was built in 1912, is believed to have been taken by Roger Arcara. Note the ornate means of displaying the tower code "HC"

Little else is known about the structure, which was on the Westchester Avenue line, which closed in 1937.

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