A British Rail Train Lantern.
A British Rail railway lantern.
Made from tin plate, iron and brass. Size 21″ high the body is 7″ x 7″ x 8″ inches.
This paraffin lamp was taken from one of the last trains to come to the Rose Heyworth Colliery, Abertillery while the pit was still in coal production in 1985.
This type of lamp was also produced in a black coloured version.