knife grinder

Street barrow of wood, with spoked metal wheels, rubber tyred. Painted red and other colours and lettered to indicate type of work done. There is a grinding wheel and polishing wheel on one shaft, driven by a leather belt through pulleys and a bicycle wheel by two foot pedals. A number of old, used tools and odds and ends of material, including 2 pieces of jute (?) for mending mats.

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