Up for sale is a St Louis Merchants Bridge Terminal Railway lantern. This is a nice Handlan Buck Manufactured lantern with the "The Handlan" logo on top of the lantern. The railroad lantern also has a tall clear globe with the StL MBT embossed on the glass. There is no cracks or damage and the globe is in great condition for the age.
The lantern comes from a rare rail line to find and will add nicely to any collection. I have other railroadania items and.Obsolete brass and steel railroad and logo padlocks made by Corbin, Adlake, Slaymaker, Slaight of New Jersey, Sherburne, MM Buck, Miller Company, Fraim, Loeffelholz of Milwaukee, Union Brass Manufacturing of Chicago, Y&T, Yale, Wilson Bohannan, Adams & Westlake, Ritchie & Son, and Handlan. Merchants Memorial Mississippi Rail Bridge. Is a rail bridge crossing the. The bridge is owned by the. Terminal Railroad Association of St. It opened in May 1889 and crossed the river 3 miles (5 km) north of the. The bridge was originally built by the St. After it lost control of the Eads Bridge it had built to the Terminal Railroad.
The railroad of The St. Herein called the Merchants Bridge, consists of a double-track railroad extending from Bremen Avenue, St. To State Street, Venice, Ill.
Together with an important bridge across the Mississippi River, aggregating 2.547 miles of first main track and 2.532 miles of second main track. The railroad of the Madison, Illinois and St. Company, herein called the Madison, Illinois and St. Louis, consists of a double-track railroad within the State of Illinois, extending from State Street, Venice, to Twentieth Street, Granite City, 5.621 miles, with 4.925 miles of second main track.
The railroad of the Granite City and Madison Belt Line Railroad. Company, herein called the Granite City Belt Line, consists of a single-track railroad located at Granite City, Ill. Extending from M to Twenty-third Street, 2.548 miles.
In addition, the Merchants Terminal has joint use of tracks and facilities of other carriers, the details of which are given in the chapter on leased railway property in Appendix 2. The Merchants Terminal wholly owns and uses 48.628 miles of all tracks, jointly owns and uses an undivided interest in 0.890 mile of all tracks, and wholly uses but does not own 83.555 miles of all tracks. These tracks, consisting of first, second, third, and fourth main tracks and yard tracks and sidings, are classified by States in the trackage table in Appendix 1. The Merchants Terminal is controlled by the Terminal Railroad Association of St.
It performs switching service for numerous industries and furnishes trackage and bridge facilities for carriers reaching St. The item "St Louis Merchants Bridge Terminal Railroad Lantern Vintage StLMBT with Tall Globe" is in sale since Friday, October 1, 2021.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Lanterns & Lamps". The seller is "sambro1830" and is located in Dixon, California. This item can be shipped to United States.