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Thorn BETA-5 Side Road Street Light, Ex Liverpool

Thorn BETA-5 Side Road Street Light, Ex Liverpool

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Once a common sight in Liverpool, but are now disappearing, here a Thorn BETA-5 35w SOX Street Light, on a Bespoke Liverpool Bracket, circa 1980's.

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Light Information

Light Information

Manufacturer:Thorn EMI Lighting Limited
Model Reference:BETA-5 / QB5-PVB1035.4
Lamp Type:Low Pressure Sodium Lamp
Filament/Radiator Type:Triple Wound Electrodes within U-tube
Base:BY22d or Sodium BC (Bayonet Cap)
Service Life:12000 Hours
Fixture Type:Street Light
Ballast Type:Integral Thorn SOX Ballast, Parallel Ignitor & P.F.C (Power Factor Correction) Capacitor
Socket Type:NEMA Socket
Photocell Type:Zodion SS6 Photocell
Arm Type:34mm dia Side Entry on Bespke Liverpool Bracket
Location:Personal Collection
Wattage:35 watts
Voltage:240 volts (Mains)
Current:0.6 amps (Lamp)
Lumen Output:4500 Lumens
Color Temperature:Monochromatic Yellow
Color Rendering Index:Poor
Factory Location:Great Britain
Fabrication Date:1986
Application/Use:Side Road Street Lighing

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May 13, 2019 at 09:29 PM Author: Cole D.
Nice! This lantern is what I picture when I think UK streetlight.
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Lights are awesome! :)

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May 13, 2019 at 10:13 PM Author: fluorescent lover 40

Nice! This lantern is what I picture when I think UK streetlight.

Same here.

-Date decoder of most US lamps 1960-present.

-Collects all types of lights.

I'll save any vintage lamp... dead or alive! Smiley

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