Plymouth & South Devon Streetlighting

A site devoted to Streetlighting in the Plymouth area and to my collection of Streetlighting items.

By Davy Warren

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Updated 13th January 2015-

Resurrected site. Sadly Plymouth is currently in the throes of a massive replacement scheme to replace all lanterns with LEDs

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My Collection:                                  


                         Vintage Discharge Lamps 

                         Vintage Control Gear

                         Control Devices

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Streetlight Pictures:

bullet Plymouth Lighting Pictures
bullet Plymouth City Mercury Lighting
bullet Plymouth City Private Installations
bullet Plymouth Lighting History- Main Roads
bullet Plymouth Lighting History- Side Roads
bullet Plymouth Lighting Then & Now
bullet Plymouth City Lighting- Radio Frequency Systems
bullet Plymouth Hoe- 2006 Lighting Upgrade
bullet Plymouth City "Rogue's Gallery"


bullet Lighting in Devon
bullet Moorhaven Hospital- GEC Post Top Installation
bullet Staverton Mill- GEC Installation


bullet Lighting in Berkshire & Oxfordshire
bullet Lighting in Buckinghamshire
bullet Lighting in Cumbria
bullet Lighting in Dorset
bullet Lighting in Gloucestershire
bullet Lighting in Scotland (Main Roads)
bullet Lighting in Scotland (Side Roads)
bullet Lighting in Somerset
bullet Lighting in West Midlands
bullet Cirencester 'Dioptrions'

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Lantern Identifications:

bullet Local Lantern Inventory

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Contact Me:

I'd be very interested to hear from anyone who has any information or pictures of the old streetlighting in Plymouth or Devon, or indeed anyone who has collected any old lanterns.

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