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History of the manufacturer  

Ensign Radio, The Electric Lamphouse Ltd.; Wellington

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Name: Ensign Radio, The Electric Lamphouse Ltd.; Wellington    (NZ)  
Abbreviation: ensignradi
Products: Model types

The Electric Lamphouse Ltd., (Ensign Radio)
27 manners Street, Wellington

The Electric Lamphouse Ltd. sold “Ensign Radio” brand receivers from 1938 till 1942.
It is not clear who manufactured these radios in New Zealand.


This manufacturer was suggested by Gary Cowans.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
NZ  37 Ensign 6 Valve [Mantel]   Available with a 8 or 10 inch loadspeaker. 
NZ  37 Ensign 6 Valve [Console]    
NZ  41 Ensign 5 Valve    


Further details for this manufacturer by the members (rmfiorg):

From The Evening Post (NZ) 9 June 1941, page 5.tbn_nz_ensignradi_advert_evening_post_nz_9_june_41p5.jpg