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Brake Shoe

By JawDborn
A simple brake on an old colliery wagon at Tanfield Railway, Co. Durham. On a pivot, a lever was dropped, and the wooden brake swung up and with a bit of luck slowed of stopped the wagon

Tags: Photo journalism Transport Museum Brake

Voters: mrswoolybill, TyChee, jovanovic and 14 more

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mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1792 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 7:08PM
And to think that people trusted their lives to those brakes...
Extraordinary patterns in that wheel. I've missed that one...

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woolybill1 Plus
11 22 70 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2013 8:06PM
I once owned a Land Rover with brakes as efficient as that Blush
Nice one, Jack, I'll have to look out for it on our next visit.
widtink 5 406 2 Scotland
29 Aug 2013 8:24PM
Great shot Jack SmileSmile Think thats a Lada Wink

29 Aug 2013 8:43PM
Jack nice shot and I love the theme.

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