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November 17, 2008

Idea

srikanth @ 10:02 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1226959371 ) Play

Simple; Identify claim to fame of:

Cracked by everyone!

Answer:
The so-called Centennial Lightbulb, situated at a Livermore fire department. It has the distinction of being the longest burning lightbulb ever, since it’s been running from 1901. That makes it 107 years old, and still counting.

There’s a live webcam that shows the bulb, where this image was taken from. Check the comments for the link…


21 Responses to “Idea”

  1. duriel
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    Livermore Centennial Lightbulb.

    Longest burning Light Bulb in history.
    age: 107+ years


  2. Goyal
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    Livermore Fire Department Light Bulb – Oldest functioning light bulb.


  3. Longest lasting bulb


  4. akhi
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    Longest lasting light bulb of Livermore , The Centennial Light.


  5. akhi
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    Actually longest lasting bulb in the world located at Livermore,CA :)


  6. K.Manish

    The centennial bulb at fire station 6,Livermore, california. check this out
    www.centennialbulb.org


  7. Rahulk
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    The longest lasting bulb…..


  8. varuns88
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    Centennial Light, the world’s longest lasting bulb.


  9. Vijay Shankar

    Centennial Light


  10. vs

    The Centennial Light is the world’s longest-lasting light bulb. It is at 4550 East Avenue, Livermore, California.


  11. Prasad

    Longest running/burning? bulb. Been burning for abt 100 yrs or something at the Livermore Fire Station.


  12. Longest burning Light Bulb in history


  13. panrod

    The Centennial Bulb … The alleged longest burning lamp.


  14. udupendra
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    The Livermore Centennial Light – longest lasting light bulb.


  15. yaksha
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    livermore FD’s centennial light


  16. Worlds\’ oldest glowing light bulb


  17. Dibyo
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    World’s Oldest Working Lightbulb


  18. malcaluffin

    Livermore’s World famous Centennial Lightbulb


  19. Ananth
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    Livermore bulb. Has been glowing for the past 100+ yrs non stop. It is the world’s longest burning light bulb.


  20. Centennial Light.. longest running light bulb..


  21. priyananda

    This bulb in Livermore Fire Station has been burning for more than a century.


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