This lantern arrived on the 17-08-2005 it was the result of an ebay win and cost £10.50. The following pictures show the lantern just after I took it out the box.
In Carlisle Thorn Beta 5s were the main choice for side road lighting. The following photographs show the XGS103 being compared with a Beta 5
The following pictures show the XGS 103 being mounted on the column and then being tried for the first time.
This is how the lantern looked on the evening