Share your favorites on Show & Tell

PRR railroad lamp with cobalt globe

In Railroadiana > Railroad Lanterns and Lamps > Show & Tell.
Railroadiana509 of 631Locomotive printUnion Pacific Lucky Piece
3
Love it
0
Like it

BeauxPurdyBeauxPurdy loves this.
silverbuttonsilverbutton loves this.
Blackbear50Blackbear50 loves this.
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.


Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate



Posted 3 years ago

Email

Blackbear50
(4 items)

this is same lantern I posted a week ago, just took better pics. It originated in Corry, Pa and was passed onto me by a friend when I worked on his barn, it was his uncles.

Comments

  1. silverbutton, 3 years ago
    I have a red globed railroad lantern, similar to this.
  2. carol, 3 years ago
    Are there any initals on the metal, or etching on the glass? If yes, it may be a railroad lantern and worth more.
  3. Blackbear50 Blackbear50, 3 years ago
    yes it has PRR etched on glass and on top of lamp in the metal, it is an Adlake.
  4. Sagehopper, 3 years ago
    Those were lanterns to mark that a crew was working on a train..Nobody woud move a train while those lanterns were sitting on the ties between the rails.

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.