Dixon & Sons History and whistles in the 19th Century.*
PART II. a. ( See Part I and Part I.a.)
Dixon & Sons Conical Whistles, Beaufort type Whistles.**
It should be noted that all conical whistles which many call Beaufort type, were classified as RAILWAY whistles in the 19th century Dixon catalogues.
TWO WINDOWS FLAT DIAPHRAGM MODELS
Model # 43 & #43S Railway whistles with Ivory Mouthpiece were made for MANY years. These are listed in the 1883 price list. We should try to date the earlier ones.
Continue reading James Dixon & Sons Conical Whistles Part II.a. By Avner Strauss