Railway Telegraph Insulators

Here are some pictures of Insulators used along Canadian railways and road telegraph/telephone lines in the 19th. and early 20th. century.

Canadian MTCo. threadless from a Montreal Telegraph Co. line built in 1870.

Canadian Pacific Ry.

unmarked MTCo.

Canadian boston "barrel"

"whittle mold" beehive

Canadian amber wade insert

baby Canadian threadless

BTC Canada pony

cd 162 "1678" signal

Diamond Glass Co. toll

cd 145 GNW TEL.CO.

cd 102 blue diamond pony

cd 102 purple pony

cd 154 diamond


cd 145 beehive

Hamilton Glass Co.

no name signal

cd 143 Withycomb

Old telegraph pole on the CPR near Pakenham, ON.

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