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Railroadiana550 of 657pennsylvania rail road lanternPhil Austin watercolors  3' X 6'
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Posted 4 years ago

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Red railroad lanters with blue glass. Glass marked with GNRy(Great Northerb Rail yard?)Top of lantern marked Dressel Arlington and also GNRY. Bottom marked pa no 2157081.

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  1. potrero potrero, 4 years ago
    GNRY is Great Northern Railway
  2. Sagehopper, 3 years ago
    A "men at work" lantern..Would sit it between rails on end of train. Nobody would move that train while it was there, cause a worker may be lying under an engine or car to work on it..In daytime they hung blue flags on the cavb of the engine or the pilot. Always a blue globe on these "do not move" lanterns

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