Carbic Number 5' Calcium Carbide handlamp, English, c 1940.

 
Carbic Number 5' Calcium Carbide handlamp, English, c 1940.
4 0 c m
 
33cm
actual image size: 25cm x 32cm

Description

Embosed metal plate on the front of the lamp's canister bears the name of the maker; Carbic Ltd, 171 Seymour Place, London. Handlamps such as this one were often used by railway station masters and guards.

Image Details

Image Ref.
 
10305365

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