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British industrial lights by REVO (M)

circular steel bulkhead with glass lens by Revo
Reference 13_1553

British industrial lights by REVO (M)

Era: 1950s Origin: UK

British industrial bulkhead lights by 'REVO' salvaged from the turbine test facilities at Pyestock, Fleet, UK. Original clear glass convex lens set within lacquered galvanised steel enclosure featuring a cast makers mark and internal enamel reflector.

 

 

group of circular steel bulkhead with glass lens by Revo
front view of circular steel bulkhead with glass lens by Revo
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Origin: UK

Lighting design in the UK benefitted from a free market. Different companies were working at the same time, designing and producing similar products for the same market. Often with only slight differences in their style, they constantly upgraded and improved their original designs. The products we salvage come from the old industrial heartland of England. This area of the UK was once the boiler room of the British economy - from the potteries of Stoke, through the engineering works of Birmingham, to the wool, textile and cotton mills of Oldham and Manchester.

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original revo catalogue showing bulkhead light

Restoration

These lights can be utilised in either a horizontal or vertical orientation making them suitable for both wall and ceiling applications. ​​​​​​​The extract shown is from our own internal manufacturers archive and taken from a catalogue by 'REVO' dated 1936.

detail view of circular steel bulkhead with glass lens by Revo

Product details

Supplied with new porcelain bayonet (B22) lamp holders. Can be converted to accept screw (E27) or screw (E26) lamp holders (for use in USA) if required. Please state at point of order.

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230 mm
110 mm
3.9 kg
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Silver Grey

IP20 for internal use only. All dimensions and weights are approximate.

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Manufacturer: REVO

REVO was founded in the early 20th century and became a household name in the 1930s, when electric street lighting was widely introduced throughout the UK. Based in Tipton, Staffordshire, REVO engineers were famed for their creativity, often developing styles of lighting individual to the towns for which they were designed. This means that whilst there are a wealth of classic REVO styles, from prismatics and enamels to machinist lights and bulkheads, there are also some incredible individual rarities to be found.

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