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  • Tags: Hydraulic Lift

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/DNT00111.jpg
Taken sometime between 1966 and 1973; a 1966 photo shows timber sleepers but here they are concrete and the station clock seen behind the second pillar had been removed by the time of a 1973 photo. The small steps on the platform were to assist…

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/LYR00219.jpg
LYRS 2718 - 1976. The mechanism of the unusual hydraulic lift down to the subway; used by porters to barrow parcels etc between the platforms. The mechanisms still there but the lift is no longer in use.

http://www.penninehorizons.org/Omeka_photos/LYR00218.jpg
LYRS 2717 - The unusual hydraulic lift on Platform 2 down to the subway used by porters to barrow parcels etc between the platforms. The lift is still there but no longer in use. The wooden wheelbarrow weighs 3 qr and 26 lb (totalling 82 lb) and…
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