U.S. Lighthouse Navigation Beacon Nautical Oil Lamp
U.S. lighthouse service navigation Nautical Oil Lamp beacon by Peter Gray of Boston. Interesting and rare red beacon of iron construction with hinged door, mounting hardware and red paneled lens. The copper burner by Beaconlite has two geared wicks, fill hole and gauge. The beacon has protective bars, a hoisting ring and vented top. The case is painted flat black. Weight: 46lbs.
Dimensions: H 31 in. x Dm 13 in.
Circa 20th Century.