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HM Inspector of Mines learns about carbide lamps
Posted: 05/01/2021 06:57:09
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Roy Morton wrote:



….a receipt for carbide...

From South Crofty dated 1911.

….the order is for 1cwt of carbide Shocked to power 2 lamps !




Must have been an Edwardian version of a Fellows lamp Laugh

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HM Inspector of Mines learns about carbide lamps
Posted: 05/01/2021 07:02:58
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Must have had a inch wide jet to even consider challenging my cap lamp ! Laugh

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