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Lamps1632 of 3169Sputnik? 1950s or 60s? What is this Brass oil lamp used for?
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Posted 2 years ago

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skeptikz
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vintage miners lamp,dont knw much about it really except it was produced in eccles,manchester by the protector lamp and lighting co.and info appreciated

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  1. packrat-place packrat-place, 2 years ago
    check here:
    http://www.frenchreclamation.com/Brass-Miner%60s-Lamp---Type-A1/163.htm
  2. skeptikz skeptikz, 2 years ago
    yes thanks packrat i just checked it out its simular but notquite the same model is this is 1 A and the other is A1,i found simular ones bu tnot exact model
  3. scout, 1 year ago
    this lamp that was a replacement for the canary in the cage was developed by sir francis davey in 1815 and was not to be used as a lamp so to speak but a device to detect dangerous gases with in a mine.john kruesel

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