Creaghead Engineering Company exhibited at the American Street Railway Assoc. Convention

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Western Electrician

Chicago, IL, United States
vol. 19, no. 18, p. 213, col. 2


Convention Notes.

The Creaghead Engineering company of Cincinnati showed a very complete line of overhead line material, including the well-known flexible bracket for high speed suburban and interurban lines. These brackets were shown in many designs, both plain and ornamental, and for wood and iron poles; also a full line of malleable iron cross-arms and pole fittings. This company also made a very attractive display of the well-known Manhattan 150-hour arc lamp, showing five burning in series on the street railway circuit, one burning singly on the 110-volt direct current circuit and the new alternating lamp burning on a 100-volt circuit. The display was in charge of G. R. Scrugham. It is said that the company's "long burning" Kentucky souvenir was in great demand.

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Keywords:Creaghead Engineering Company : Trolley Insulator
Researcher notes:The convention referred to is the annual meeting of the American Street Railway Association
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:February 21, 2009 by: Bob Stahr;