New Haven Railroad Lantern N.Y.N.H.H. RR, Blue / Green Globe Lantern


New Haven Railroad Lantern N.Y.N.H.H. RR
Vintage Railroad Lantern for the New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad.
Wonderful find, this aqua blue / teal globe railroad lantern made by the Dietz Vesta of New York.
(In the railroad community this is known as a green lantern)
This Dietz Vesta lantern was used by the New York, New Haven, & Hartford Railroad, commonly just called the New Haven railroad.
The lantern is dated with a manufacture date S-2-51, meaning it was made at the Syracuse NY Plant in February 1951.
The top of the lantern is marked N.Y.N.H.& H., and the glass globe is etched N.H.R.R.

**Special note: Yes, the lantern globe is aqua blue or teal colored in natural light, although once you light the lantern the yellow flame color makes the globe glow in a greenish color.
The signal green globe means it was used to signal "Proceed with Caution".

Circa, 1951
Marked, N.Y.N.H.&H.
Measures, 9½” tall with handle down, 6¼” diameter at base.
Condition, wonderful condition, globe is good no cracks or chips.
Please see all photos as they are part of the description.

Thank you for viewing our store, if you have any questions on this item or any other item in our store, please contact us.

To see more of our wonderful Antique and Vintage Railroad items click the link below to go to our Etsy store.

Sku# 6356
© 2012-2024 RiverRat Antiques, LLC all rights reserved.

Shipping & Policies

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-2 business days

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

Request a cancellation within: 1 hours of purchase

I don't accept returns or exchanges

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

Legal imprint