Offered is a vintage piece of railroad history; a UNION PACIFIC Railroad Lantern with a Signal Red Lantern Globe. The frame is an Adlake 3 pc top Reliable, single wire guard model and is embossed on the shoulder UPCo , which is a unique variation for Union Pacific Company.
The lantern frame is in excellent condition, nice smooth metal, stands straight and has no major dents, bends, broken or missing parts. With an Adlake 300 fount and burner. Fount & burner are fully functional; wick easily adjusts up and down, and would hold fuel and burn if desired.
The Signal Red Lantern Globe is in excellent condition and is free of chips, cracks, scratches or cloudiness and has no markings. As with any lantern globe that saw railroad service, there may be some roughness or chipping on the rims which will not show when the globe is seated in a lantern frame. Has existed since 1864 and is the last remaining transcontinental railroad still in existence in the United States using it original name.Be sure to view all photographs closely as they are part of the item description. The item "UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD LANTERN Signal Red Lantern Globe" is in sale since Sunday, August 30, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Railroadiana & Trains\Hardware\Lanterns & Lamps". The seller is "rrcollectionconnection" and is located in Acton, California.
This item can be shipped to United States.