Woods' continuous brake

Corporate Author: Victorian Railways
Other Authors: Mirls, Solomon, 1843-1889
Published: Melbourne : John Ferres, Government Printer, 1882
Parliamentary Paper Number: Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) ; 1882-83, no. C 20
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Item Description: "Return to an order of the Legislative Assembly, dated 16th August 1882, for - a return showing - (1). How long the Woods' continuous brake has been fitted to rolling-stock in the Victorian lines. (2). How many vehicles is it applied to. (3). Approximately how many times has it been applied to trains in motion. (4). How many failure are recorded of its refusing to go on or release when required to do so. (5). What has been the cost per vehicle for repairs, and what the cost per vehicle for renewals, since the brake has been applied. (6). What amount of money, if any, has been expended in experiments on the mechanism of the brake"
"Ordered by the Legislative Assembly to be printed, 14th December 1882"
"S. Mirls, Loco. Supt. 12/10/82"
Physical Description: 2p. ; 33cm.