ISSUE 43  |  London East End

Lighting: Dunlop Lights from Trainspotters in Birmingham

October 29, 2010 1:00 PM

BY Julie Carlson

New at Trainspotting in the UK: a remake of the Dunlop factory pendant, based on originals the company salvaged from Fort Dunlop in Birmingham a few years ago. Made in Birmingham of heavy spun steel, vitreous enamel, and cast aluminum, the Dunlop Lights are £180 directly from Trainspotters.

Above: The Dunlop Factory Pendants are available in white, gray, or black.

Above: The Dunlop Lights feature a nickel ceiling hook and comes with a 2-meter-long polished chain for hanging.

Above: Braided flex cord is available in an array of colors.

Above: The lights are exceptionally weighty, with a thick vitreous enamel glaze.