DIETZ 39 ANTIQUE STANDARD RAILROAD LANTERN. BUFFALO, ROCHESTER AND PITTSBURGH RAILWAY. Buffalo, Rochester and Pittsburgh Railway. Was one of the more than ten thousand.
It lasted much longer than most, serving communities from the. It was operated from 1885 to 1932.Antique Railroad lantern with a AMBER Globe. The top is marked with the Dietz and the railroad logo. The Lantern is in excellent condition. The glass is all in tack and there is no rust, dings, or bends. There is a small dent on the top that is hardly noticeable. There is some ware and tear from age but nothing noticeable. All of the hardware is. Present and I believe the lantern would work, although I have not tried it. The lantern measures 9 Inches tall without the handle and the globe is 4.5.
Please view all the pictures for more information and to judge condition for yourself. Railroad workers used lanterns as a hand signaling to device, swinging them in various ways to send a message such as to stop or slow the breaks.
Lanterns became the most effective way to communicate in the dark. Designed to be portable and. Surrounded by a metal frame. A wide variety of different lamps.
Including semaphore lamps, classification lamps, train order lamps, bridge lamps, marker lamps, and switch lamps. Be sure to check out my store for some great bargains at. The item "Dietz 39 Standard Railroad Lantern, Amber Globe, Buff, Roch & Pitts Railway" is in sale since Thursday, March 14, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Lanterns & Lamps". The seller is "helper12613" and is located in Floyd, Virginia.This item can be shipped to United States.