Large Industrial Bulkhead Light with Prismatic Glass Insert.
Polished steel case and brass fittings with outstanding glass insert full of incredible details.
Glass has both an interesting raised section where the light source is placed and then a detail etched section including a W indicating Wigan.
The words WIGAN and PRISMATIC are also displayed on the steel casing.
Made in Wigan, England circa 1940.
Manufactured by Heyes & Company Limited, often referred to as Heyes of Wigan who worked from the Water Heyes Electrical Works in Wigan. The company were renowned for producing electrical switches, lighting and components for the mining and ship industry and responsible for illuminating areas in extreme environments such as the North Sea Oil rigs.
The light can be used as either a wall or ceiling fixing and cable can ever the fixing either via the bottom cable entry or entry sections from the rear of the casing.
We have had lots of Heyes lighting but have never seen this particular design.
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Our original items are reclaimed from industrial settings between the early 1900’s up to the 1970’s and due to the nature of their original life most of our product have received wear and tear which as a result have created the wonderful individual character of our pieces. The pictures of our products are potentially sample pieces from a run or batch of products and we have tried our upmost to offer a true reflection of the product you will receive. However due to the nature and age of the products there will be variations between individual pieces, if you require more information on the condition of specific pieces please get in touch via our contact page.