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Bramah Patent padlock

Bramah Patent padlock

Bramah type locks were invented in 1784 by Joseph Bramah, the son of a Yorkshire farmer. As well as his burglar proof lock he patented the hydraulic press, an improved flushing toilet, a beer pump and an automatic bank note printing machine (commissioned by the Bank of England in 1806).

Ref: BRAMAH-PADLOCK-AND-KEY-2

Theme: Locks and safes

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