Beacon (Minic Ships 882)
Beacon (Minic Ships 882)(i)
The beacon is rather small and fiddly, but can be used anywhere that one might consider using the 878 Lighthouse. Multiple beacons are useful as a subtle way of adding complexity and detail to a harbour model, where studding the layout with full-bown lighthouses might look silly.
1960 catalogue text
M882 BEACONS – These are smaller and less powerful lights or sea-marks placed in estuaries of rivers or near ports to mark channels or other features necessary for navigation. They are un-manned