Traffic Signal Collection
Crouse-Hinds Cast Iron
Surface Mount Traffic Beacon
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This early traffic beacon is made of cast iron and has a patent date of March 23, 1909. This particular beacon is a surface mount. Early Crouse-Hinds beacons displaying the same patent date have appeared in pendant (span wire) configurations.
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This particular beacon was not too difficult to restore as the original paint was in exceptionally good condition. It primarily required cleaning and rewiring.