Category: England, Railway Brakesmen

Categories: England, Railway Workers | Brakemen


This category is used for profiles of persons in this occupation and organize subcategories. This category is managed by the England Project in association with the Categorization Project. For assistance with this or related categories ask in G2G making sure to tag your question with both categorization and England.

A brakeman is a rail transport worker whose original job was to assist the braking of a train by applying brakes on individual wagons. The advent of through brakes on trains made this role redundant. See Wikipedia for details


Person Profiles (1)

abt 1838 Tyldesley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 10 Oct 1882




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