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Aldis signal lamp, Mitchells patent 24014; L1994.351.192

Aldis signal lamp, Mitchells patent 24014; L1994.351.192
Aldis signal lamp, Mitchells patent 24014; L1994.351.192Aldis signal lamp, Mitchells patent 24014; L1994.351.192
Name/Title
Aldis signal lamp, Mitchells patent 24014
About this object
Electric searchlight for long distance signalling during day and night. The slatted shutter could be used to transmit Morse or other codes. This lamp is from the Waitemata Harbour North Head signal station.
Medium and Materials
Glass, 0 - Whole
Metal

Inscription and Marks
Mitchells patent 24014
30/10/1907

Measurements
Height (mm): 168mm (9/16ft)
Width: 105mm (3/8ft)

Subject and Association Keywords
Signalling/[COMMUNICATION]
[Ports & Harbours]
Morse/Signalling/[COMMUNICATION]
Signalling/[COMMUNICATION]
North Head Signal Station/Waitematā Harbour/Auckland/Auckland Region/New Zealand
Collection
Auckland Institute & Museum Maritime Collections
Credit Line
On loan from Auckland War Memorial Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira
Object Type
Object/History
Object number
L1994.351.192

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