Dorset and the Sea

Spout Lantern 

Cigarette card - spout lantern

Spout Lantern 

Cigarette card produced for Ogden’s cigarettes in 1932. The spout lantern beamed the smugglers’ signal out to sea and was less likely to be seen by people on shore. 

© Private Collection.  The card can be seen in H.M. Customs and Excise Museum, Merseyside.

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