Aniseed bomb for inside big end

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Aniseed 'Bomb'.
Science Museum Group Collection
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Aniseed 'Bomb'.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Aniseed 'bomb' for inside big end, used as a safety device to alert footplate crew of overheating
Science Museum Group

Aniseed 'Bomb', also referred to as 'stink bomb', for inside big end, Used as a safety device to alert footplate crew of overheating of the internal cylinder's big end, Dimensions: 17"long x 2"diameter.

Details

Category:
Locomotives and Rolling Stock Components
Object Number:
1975-7138
type:
aniseed bomb
taxonomy:
  • vehicles and vehicle components
  • vehicle component
credit:
British Rail, Historical Relics
status:
Permanent collection

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