Helmets

A Leather Miners Hat

A Leather Miners Hat. A Miners Hat used in the Coalmines in the Belgian and French coalfields in the early to mid 1800s. Made of thick Leather. Size 12″ x 10″ x 5″ inches.     Read More »

A USA Miners Helmet – Turtle Shell

A Miners Helmet. A USA Miners Helmet. Made from moulded Cardboard like material and Metal. This type of helmet is a Flexo Band Cool Cap but known as a “Turtle Shell” helmet. This design of helmet was first patented by Mr Albert A. Strauss in June 1933. The bracket on the front can hold a Carbide or Oil Wick cap ... Read More »

A Bathgate Miners Helmet (Black)

A Bathgate Miner Helmet. Black coloured, highly compressed pulp card Helmet. Made by Richard A. Bathgate, London Life Building, Derby Square, Liverpool. Made from compressed card, with a ribbed top and a metal cable clip at the back. The name and Patent is stamped into the rim of the helmet. Size 6. Used throughout the 1950 60s. The cap-lamp holder ... Read More »

A Bathgate Miners Helmet (White)

A Bathgate Miners Helmet. White coloured, highly compressed pulp card Helmet. Made by Richard A. Bathgate, London Life Building, Derby Square, Liverpool. Made from compressed card, with a ribbed top and a metal cable clip at the back. Size 6. Used throughout the 1950s 60s. The cap-lamp holder is directly attached to the helmet. Read More »

A Vintage Cornish Miners Helmet

A Cornish Miners Helmet. A Vintage Cornish Miners Helmet. with candle holding hole. The helmet was made from a thick Felt material and covered in a Pine Resin to harden it. The Candle and ball of Clay are genuine and period to the piece. A Vintage Cornish Miners Helmet. The helmet was made from a thick felt and covered in ... Read More »

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