Baltimore & Ohio Railroad General Railway Signal Type U CPL Railway Lamp B&O GRS

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  • Item Category: Transportation and Vehicles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 10, 2016
  • Channel: Auction House
Vintage Baltimore & Ohio Railroad / General Railway Signal Type U Color Position Light Wayside Railroad Signal Head Lamp Unit.
This signal head is made of aluminum, is 42" in diameter and comes with cast iron mounting brackets to fasten it to a signal mast. It DOES NOT include any U bolts. It DOES NOT come with any top or bottom marker lamps and DOES NOT include a mast pipe. The signal head and two mounting brackets in the pictures is what you'll be getting if you win this auction.
The outer 8 3/8" diameter lenses are made of lexan and have some sun fade, but are still good. The inner 5 1/2" diameter colored lenses are made of glass and have no damage.
This signal head displays red, yellow, green and lunar white indications. It DOES NOT come with a power supply. I have left the wiring conduit on it, which can be removed if you don't need it. The wiring is already marked for you inside the rear electrical box making your life a lot easier when you go to set this signal head up for operation.
There are some small dents, dings, scrapes in the paint and other minor damage to the signal head, lamp covers and hoods, but nothing to get in an uproar about. This has been out in the weather for years, so you can't expect it to be in mint condition. The insulation on the wiring is still good, but does show some signs of
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