This classic design of the Great Western Railway's Station Master's cap continued in use until the end of 1947 when the railways were nationlised. The only clue that this hat does not date from the is the art deco style GWR monogram on the badge.
Armspear Man'fg Co. New York, tall globe lantern with double horizontal guards, one plate and one wire for the Philadelphia & Reading Railroad with cast clear globe. Dome is marked P. and clear CNX globe is cast P.
Semaphore lamp retrofitted to electrical with Everett conversion kit. Railroad service conversion has all original holes in lamp sealed and bolt-on eletric light affixed over original lens hole. Cord is not attached. Marked N&W on tag at top.
Conductor's Cap for the Union Pacific Railroad with Union Pacific Marked buttons on either side of black rope band with plastic "Conductor" badge. Manufacturer marked inside Ruby's Uniform Caps 205 W. Madison St Chicago. Cap shows no signs of being worn. size: 8