Object Detail


Description
Long slender single tone locomotive whistle, four fins at base, stem sphere attached to lever, followed by a half sphere on top, then a dome shape.
Classification
CH classification TRANSPORT Railways
Measurements
Dia.100 mm x H775 (approx)
Media/Materials description
Brass
History and use
This single tone steam locomotive whistle was used for sounding warnings and as a means of communication ensuring safeworking on the railways.
Registration number
R818

Category

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