Simplex electric heater

1997.106

This is an electric heater with three elements on each side and an artificial hearth and coal. This heater is part of a large collection of appliances from Egmont Electricity Ltd and was made by Simplex Electric Co. Simplex Conduits merged with Credenda Conduit Co to form Simplex Electric Co which began to manufacture Creda domestic cooking appliances in addition to lighting equipment and conduits. Cookers, irons and electric fires were produced by Creda.

If you have information about this heater that would be useful for our catalogue, contact the museum on 0800 111 323 or museum@stdc.govt.nz, Aotea Utanganui Museum of South Taranaki Heritage Collection 1997.106.1.

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