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Tuesday, August 15, 2006 The Holocaust Centre Stuart at the Holocaust Centre holding the 2 protector lamps used to carry the flame from Belsen to the Holocaust Memorial Ceremony at Westminster in 2005. If you are on the A1 near Newark go and see for yourself, it is a very moving experience. www.holocaustcentre.net Posted by David Mather at 11:50 am No comments: Email This BlogThis! Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Pinterest
Source: Protector Lamp: August 2006
We will be adding posts from our archive going back to 2006 when we first began our miners lamp blogs.
Lots of facts and questions answered, hope you find them useful.
If you are involved in a Torch Relay or Flame Transfer please look at the videos below which will show you everything you need to successfully transport and transfer a flame in our miners lamp;
This suggestion on lamp fuel from Alan in Oz;
for Miners Lamp Spares click here for Miners Lamp Glasses click here Type 6 Lamp £199 If you are planning a torch relay or flame transfer you will need an air approved lamp and seat cradle, please email; firstname.lastname@example.org These are lamps made by us over the last 50 ye
Spectraglass Past Projects Gallery
Thanks to Paul M for the question, here is the answer courtesy of David Barrie at the wand of science
Used in WW2 to reduce glare from lamps used in blackout! There are adverts for these, far fetched as it sounds. I can just imagine the Nazi bomber pilots – “Iz zat a Protector 6 or iz it an SL Mein Herr? ”