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    Posted 11 years ago

    Blackbear50
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    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.

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    Comments

    1. silverbutton, 11 years ago
      I have a red globed railroad lantern, similar to this.
    2. carol, 11 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, 11 years ago
      yes it has PRR etched on glass and on top of lamp in the metal, it is an Adlake.
    4. Sagehopper, 10 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.

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