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 Posted: Tue Feb 23rd, 2021 05:25 am
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David Gee
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Hi, I recently purchased this fan and hope I could get some information from this group. As you can see in in the photographs it is a Stromberg Carlson fan, serial number 9490, it has a 1/4 hp Crompton Parkinson motor made in Doncaster England and was used in a tube manufacturing

factory then a boot makers.
Any information of the age of the fan and its approximate value would be greatly appreciated.

 

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 Posted: Tue Feb 23rd, 2021 05:47 am
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Russ Huber
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 Posted: Tue Feb 23rd, 2021 05:49 am
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Russ Huber
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The Edgar T. Ward blade got around.  :D



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 Posted: Tue Feb 23rd, 2021 07:02 am
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David Gee
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i brought this in Adelaide South Austraslia

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 Posted: Tue Feb 23rd, 2021 10:47 pm
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25th post. Thanks for the images! http://www.afcaforum.com/view_topic.php?id=58523&forum_id=1&jump_to=494950#p494950

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Lane Shirey
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The blade definitely resembles an Edgar T Ward fan blade. 

Last edited on Thu Feb 25th, 2021 11:24 pm by Lane Shirey

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Levi Mevis
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Russ Huber wrote: The Edgar T. Ward blade got around.  :D




Apparently So did Stromberg Carlson... Seeing as it was an American Company who manufactured radios and TVs back in the 1930s-1950s.  :wondering: :shock:

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 Posted: Sat Feb 27th, 2021 02:22 am
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The cage is R&M . The base looks like r&m style as well

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1938 - Edgar T. Ward blades, I cannot tell if this fan had the Ward motor enclosure, but it looks like it might have: 


                                                                                                  

1939 - R&M Propellaire blades

1946 - R&M with Ward blades - 
                                                                                                1946 - R&M with Ward blades - 

Last edited on Sat Feb 27th, 2021 04:01 am by Mike Kearns

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