Any Old Lights Exclusives – What’s Next?

Slowly but surely we are building up a very popular range of Any Old Lights Exclusives. Next off the drawing board is not a light, but our most sought-after ships' clock: the vintage triangular double-sided ship's clock. We've had over 100 of the originals through our...

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Fowey And Our Family Activities in Cornwall

Our vintage lighting shop is right in the heart of the coastal town of Fowey in Cornwall, and we are lucky to live in the midst of a vibrant community, with plenty going on. Take this weekend for example - three very different activities which can be enjoyed by all...

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Watch An Engine Order Telegraph In Action!

I know! Quell your ardour! But wait. This is genuinely impressive. It is, according to the YouTube video that Clive, our engineer, put me on to: 'PS Waverley ringing double full astern after coming in too quickly at Tighnabruaich pier 24/05/15'. PS stands for Paddle...

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Exclusive New Ship’s Pendant Light

We have added to our exclusive range of perfectly copied vintage marine lights. These cast aluminium caged nautical pendant lights went out of stock many moons ago, and you can no longer find the original lights for love nor money. Luckily we sold one to a Fowey local...

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Customised Lighting – We Paint Your Shade!

There are only so many off-the-shelf lighting colours in the country. Plenty of people are happy with that - the nearest colour shade to their interiors scheme will do. But what if you aren't? You want to the colours to match? Or you simply have a specific colour in...

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What Clive Can’t Do With a Tripod…

Our in-house engineer and tech wizard, Clive, is an old-school chap who works in a boiler suit surrounded by lathes and proper, solid machinery. There's precious little he can't turn his hands to, engineering-wise. For instance, recently we had a customer who wanted...

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Vintage Nautical Clocks and Russian Submarine Clocks

Among our recent shipments we've had limited restocks of most of our popular vintage ships' clocks. Hardest to source are the clockwork Vostok Russian submarine clocks - just three this time - and it looks as though we have sadly come to the end of line with them now....

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Giant LED Light Bulbs Now In Stock

We bought these XL LED light bulbs to fit into our vintage XL steel and brass fox lights - you simply need an XL light bulb in an XL light! - but we bought enough that we can sell a few on. LED technology is coming on apace and these giant light bulbs are just part of...

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