Lighting the Forts

 

The Fighting Lamp

 Fighting Lamp

Fighting Lamp

 

The new pattern Fighting lamp was the first of the pressure lamps for use in gun casemates. A series of pressure plates prevented the lamp from being blown out by the concussion of a gun firing.

 

 bracket

 

The wood bracket was for the new pattern fighting lamp, whilst the metal bracket was for the old pattern Tremlett's lamp.

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