Wednesday, November 07, 2007

MC 40 LAMP

HI JOHN,
THE MC40 WAS DESIGNED FOR MANCHESTER COLLIERIES THE DUKE OF BRIDGWATERS ESTATE AROUND WORSLEY. THEY WERE PHASED OUT FROM NATIONALISATION IN 1947 AND REPLACED WITH THE TYPE 6.
THEY WERE A PARAFFIN BURNING LAMP WITH A HIGH TENSION LIGHTING CIRCUIT.
REGARDS DAVID MATHER
JOHN KRAMER wrote:
> Hi my Dad has a type mc40 lamp and he would greatfull if you can give me any info

2 comments:

Michael O'Donnell said...

I have a protector lamp type A-1. Can you tell me how old it is.

david mather said...

they were made fro around 1900 to the 1950's, look for the 2 digit number eg 57/ which is year of make

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