“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
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.
LIMONAIRE 35 Key ‘Orchestrophone’ Fairground Organ
This pretty little organ is well known on the steam rally circuit and is believed to have originally been used on a ‘Cake Walk’ fairground ride. In playing condition and with electric motor, drive belts, spares and a quantity of music books.
Calliope Steam Organ
An elaborate steam whistle organ, or ‘Calliope’.
This well made organ is mounted on a display trailer and comprises coal-fired vertical steam boiler driving an array of whistles via a keyboard. Complete with engine driven feed pump and various fittings, etc.