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Aldis signalling lamp from WWII

`Aldis` signalling lamp in metal and canvas carrying box. Owned by Ian Atkin`s (Balephuil) father during WWII when he was stationed at RAF Tiree. Used to signal the SS Laristan which foundered on rocks behind Ben Hough during WWII. Includes bulb, morse-code switch, colour filters and aperture adjusters.

Tiree in 100 Objects – 72 – Aldis Lamp

The History of Tiree in 100 Objects

Object Details

Other Number: not specified
Normal Location: Main Store Central: archive box 30
Current Location: normal location

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