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reclaimed vintage yard light by REVO with green enamel shade and steel wall bracket
Reference 15_2231

Vintage yard lights by REVO

Era: 1940s Origin: UK

Imposing industrial works yard light by British manufacturer 'REVO'. Originally designed to illuminate large open spaces such as car parks, swimming pools and garages.

green enamel shade with embossed REVO logo
decorative early steel wall bracket for REVO yard light
decorative early steel wall bracket for REVO yard light
top view of decorative early steel wall bracket for REVO yard light
UK

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 lighting catalogue by REVO for vintage yard light

Restoration

A vitreous enameled steel reflector and a substantial lacquered steel wall mounting with an adjustable bracket. Complete with a manufacturers mark and logo. Slight wear to the enamel adds character and emphasises the age of the product.

Product details

Supplied with a new screw (E27) lamp holder. If you would prefer an E26 lamp holder for use in the USA, please just ask).

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n/a mm
470 mm
17 kg
580 mm
500 mm
Green (White Internal)

Supplied tested to BS EN60598. Converted for use in the US and worldwide. IP20 for internal use only.

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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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