Fred Locke insulators used on several major transmission lines

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Street Railway Journal

New York, NY, United States
vol. 13, no. 1, p. 66, col. 1



Fred. M. Locke reports that the patent insulator of which he is the manufacturer, is used by the following companies: Big Cottonwood Mining Company, Salt Lake City, 15,000 insulators; Riverside Power Transmission Company, Riverside, Cal., 15,000 insulators; Central California Electric Company, Sacramento, Cal., 15,000 insulators; Lowell & Grand Rapids Electric Light & Water Company, Lowell, Mich., 11,000 insulators; Big Creek Power Company, Santa Cruz, Cal., 11,000 insulators; Cumberland Mills Transmission Plant, Cumberland Mills, Me., 8000 insulators; Nevada County Power Company, Nevada, City, Cal., 5500 insulators; Southwestern Electric Light & Water Company, Joplin, Mo., 6000 insulators. The Locke design of insulator is also used on the Folsom (Cal.) Transmission Line, San Joaquin Electric Company, Fresno, Cal. and the Niagara Power Company, Niagara Falls, N. Y.


Keywords:Fred Locke
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Researcher:Elton Gish
Date completed:September 7, 2011 by: Elton Gish;