Lehigh New England Adlake 250 Railroad Lantern Rare. Here is the rare of the rare. Lehigh & New England Railroad Company Adams & Westlake (Adlake) No. Lantern is is excellent condition. Has an Adlake Kero clear globe and No.
250 correct fuel pot and newer wick. I have no idea if this was ever restored or if it was never fired? There is a number stamped on the rim with 3061 in a small one inch rectangle. I see no visible rust on any part of this lantern. If there is, it's very minimal surface rust.
No dents and structure is in excellent condition. Handle and brackets are intact as well as it's base. Patent dates are May 5 1908, ending with 1923. Globe has minor flea bites to top and bottom rim as most do with very minimal imperfections in the glass.
No chips, cracks, or visible damage. Wick handle turns freely with no effort, snug as it should be. Thumb latch is in excellent snug condition. Marked / embossed L & N E R R CO on chimney.Any questions please send a message. Will be packed very well as to prohibit damage. I will tell you, I've never really seen any of these lanterns with this railroad and this model lantern floating around in great quantities. PLEASE DO NOT HOLD ME PERSONALLY ACCOUNTABLE FOR DELAYS BEYOND MY CONTROL. The item "Lehigh New England Adlake 250 Railroad Lantern Rare" is in sale since Saturday, June 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Lanterns & Lamps". The seller is "cp1098_d10h_460" and is located in Lehighton, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.