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Buffers

The casual commuter is unlikely to take much notice of these orange contraptions
at the terminal end of their platforms; but should an arriving train lose its braking,
these massive hydraulic buffers would keep it from plowing into the busy
Glasgow Central Station concourse.

© Steve Ember
A few platforms away...

I Once Took a Virgin Lady to Glasgow...
I Once Took a Virgin Lady to Glasgow...
Steve Ember

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