1914 Print Locomotive Train Hydraulic Buffers Engineers ORIGINAL HISTORIC TW3


This is an original 1914 halftone print of the Hydraulic and Oil Resistant Buffers used to halt trains when coming in at speeds between 6 and 10 mph. The device was devised by engineers Ransomes and Rapier of London.


This 97+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is print on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 4.5 inches; 14 x 11 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Engineering, Trains