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McGraw-Edison street lamps « on: April 01, 2022, 11:02:00 AM » Author: Rommie
Hi all,

The admin team have received a request from a non-member who wishes to sell 2 McGraw-Edison street lamps from the 1960s that he found in his father.s house. As he doesn't wish to join at the moment, I am posting this request on his behalf.

The lanterns are currently located in Lorain, OH but he can bring them to Kansas City, where I assume he is located, if necessary. I don't know if he would be prepared to ship them, these things do tend to be quite costly, so if anyone is interested, please let me know and I'll pass on his contact details.

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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #1 on: April 01, 2022, 02:06:07 PM » Author: BT25
Ah, Unidor-250's...already got one. Would be cool if someone here could get them! ;D :bulbman:
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #2 on: April 01, 2022, 02:09:00 PM » Author: Rommie
I've had another message, he'll ship if the buyer is prepared to cover the costs, but would prefer them both to go together.
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #3 on: April 01, 2022, 06:25:54 PM » Author: wide-lite 1000
Did he say what he wants for the 2 of them ??
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #4 on: April 01, 2022, 06:31:09 PM » Author: Bulbman256
Kansas city eh? Do we have a price on these? :wndr:
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #5 on: April 01, 2022, 06:36:24 PM » Author: wide-lite 1000
You can have one , I'll take the other ??  :mrg: :mrg:
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #6 on: April 01, 2022, 07:10:07 PM » Author: Rommie
No price as yet, he's not a collector, I said I'd look up average prices, what do you guys think..?
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #7 on: April 01, 2022, 07:13:36 PM » Author: wide-lite 1000
I was thinking around $50-75 each .
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #8 on: April 01, 2022, 07:14:10 PM » Author: Rommie
I'll send you a PM with his email address.
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #9 on: April 01, 2022, 07:25:23 PM » Author: wide-lite 1000
Thanks ! I think Max is interested in one also if he's willing to split them up .
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #10 on: April 01, 2022, 07:26:57 PM » Author: Rommie
I suggest one of you buy them both and do a trade with the other.
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #11 on: April 01, 2022, 07:29:51 PM » Author: wide-lite 1000
OK . I'll email the seller and see what he wants .   Thanks !!
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #12 on: April 01, 2022, 08:28:43 PM » Author: Bulbman256
I would like one if my parents where fine with it and the seller also was okay with it. :D
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #13 on: April 13, 2022, 03:47:13 PM » Author: Rommie
I've had a message back from the seller, the auction is now live, here is the link.

Hope someone gets them :mvcobrahd:
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Re: McGraw-Edison street lamps « Reply #14 on: April 13, 2022, 09:59:25 PM » Author: wide-lite 1000
I just bid on these !  Hey Ria , Check out these !  :cat:  https://ctbids.com/estate-sale/14797/item/1450454/L2VzdGF0ZS1zYWxlLzE0Nzk3   :mrg:
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