“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
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.
20 Ft Showmans Living Van
A nice, usable 1950’s period van.
With Mollycroft roof, belly boxes on steel chassis and pneumatic tyres in reasonable condition. 2 bay fully fitted period interior with comfortable accomodation and fitted kitchen.
For sale in reasonable, good condition and ready for use.
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.
An unusual item and for sale in good, operational condition.