“EXCELLO” Carbon Arc Lamps
‘Excello’ brand by Westingouse Electric Co, USA, made c1880’s.
Special high intensity lamps with hanging brackets, designed for use in theatres, these examples were used for lighting a fairground showfront.
Very rare lamps, in reasonable original condition.
Approx 33″ long by 11″ diameter
4 Inch Scale Electric Light Engine
A very unusual model, this is a working electric light engine, on wheels with canopy.
Calliope Steam Organ
An elaborate steam calliope built c1940 with fairground style enclosure.
Featuring a 1905 boiler by James Leffel & Co and numerous whistles by Lunkenheimer, Crane and Buckeye. Whistles range from 1 1/2″ Inch to 6 Inch diameter, 32 whistles on keyboard.
Mounted on a heavy-duty 23 Ft trailer, this calliope has been dry stored and well maintained, and is now for sale in good condition.
1898 Showmans Living Van
A 17 Ft showmans living van.
Panelled wood construction with Mollycroft roof and on wooden chassis. Solid rubber tyred wheels. Fitted mahogany interior with bunk beds and cupboards, etc. Handsome cast iron ‘Bonnybridge’ Dover range. Belly boxes and other fittings.
Available for sale in good condition.