“The Grave of the Section Hand”


"They laid him away on the brow of the hill, Outside of the right-of-way." The section hand's many years of service are recalled. His grave will guard the track. The place of the burial is briefly described.


  1. Dean, p. 129, "The Grave of the Section Hand" (1 text)
  2. Roud #9584
  3. BI, Dean129


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1922 (Dean)
Found in: US(MW)