Chalwyn Lantern, circa. 1961. This lantern is estimated to have been used for signaling purposes most likely by a traffic or railroad organization. It features a xenon strobe globe which would have given off a bright short term flash. Chalwyn was an England based manufacturer and distributed oil burning products including hurricane lanterns.
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History | United States History
Chalwyn Manufacturing Company, "Chalwyn Xenon Strobe Lantern" (2021). Morehead History & Railroad Museum Lantern Collection. 61.
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