STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

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STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

Post by Rick A » Tue Aug 20, 2019 2:34 pm

A 1921 article from the LOCOMOTIVE UP TO DATE periodical about Steam Whistles. Any Steam Whistle collectors on this board?
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Re: STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

Post by Rick A » Tue Aug 20, 2019 2:38 pm

Sorry, The first two pages are last!
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Re: STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

Post by Rick A » Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:21 am

Here's a company that still makes steam whistles.

http://rizzolilocomotiveworks.com/6-chime/

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Re: STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

Post by Rick A » Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:55 pm

Here's a man testing a restored Ashton whistle.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TtuMlzU3W9w

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Re: STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

Post by Rick A » Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:27 pm

The Ashton Valve company featured a number of steam whistles. Here are some listed in old catalogs.
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Re: STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

Post by Rick A » Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:31 pm

A few more and some drawings
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Re: STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

Post by Rick A » Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:33 pm

More drawings.
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Re: STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

Post by Rick A » Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:19 am

Here's someone testing a restored Ashton whistle.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TtuMlzU3W9w
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Re: STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

Post by Rick A » Thu Sep 19, 2019 10:17 am

Many companies produced whistles. Check out the catalog pages from the turn of the century.
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Re: STEAM WHISTLES,ANYONE?

Post by Rick A » Thu Sep 19, 2019 10:19 am

A couple more.
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N.O. Nelson Manufacturing Company  1922   whistles.jpg
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