Steam Whistle; Lunkenheimer Co.; 1920; HP.P05P1887

Name/Title

Steam Whistle

About this object

This American manufactured three chime steam whistle was used to signal the start and end of work at the Fellmongery Works in East Gore. Activated by pressurized steam it would also be sounded at other times throughout the day and could be heard all over Gore.

Maker

Lunkenheimer Co.

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1920

Period

1920s

Place Made

North and Central America, United States, Ohio, Cincinnati

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed materials, metals, metal alloys, copper alloys, brass.
inorganic, processed materials, metals, metal alloys, steel.

Measurements

h 510 mm x w 145 mm x d 145 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Business and Work

Object Type

equipment

Object number

HP.P05P1887

Copyright Licence  

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1920s

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