Category Archives: General News

Royal Aircraft Factory BE12 Propeller For Sale

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Our latest wooden propeller is exciting because it is the earliest aeronautical piece we have acquired!


This laminated mahogany propeller is from a 1917 WWI Royal Aircraft Factory BE12 aircraft built in Farnborough, Hampshire. This single-seat aircraft was primarily designed for use in reconnaissance and bombing –...

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A History of Vintage Holophane Lighting

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Otis A Mygatt founded The Holophane Company in London in 1896 and the Holophane Glass Company in New York in 1898. Using a recently patented prismatic glass which refracted light enabling maximum illumination from...

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Ashby Interiors are now VAT registered!

 TRM waterfordWe are now into our third year of trading and with effect from 1st October we are VAT registered.


Our prices on our website are inclusive of VAT and our going forward our  customers will all receive a VAT receipt from us.


We hope that this will...

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