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Object Name Timer
Catalog Number 78.37.1
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Gas Light Timer
Description This time valve, type 3A/UNI, was made for use with street gas lamps. An 8-day, time only movement can be set to turn the lamp on and off. This particular controller is from a gas lamp at the English seaside resort of Brighton, Sussex.
Maker Horstmann Gear Co Ltd
Place of Origin Newbridge Bath, England, United Kingdom
Notes
Accessioned
28660

Updated by Cara M. Lower 7/22/14





Serial Number(s) SN#A87904