Colonial Boston Street Light
First and foremost you will be rewarded with the glowing warmth for which it was designed when you choose a handcrafted Colonial Boston Street Light from Hammerworks Its’ beauty will provide a dramatic accent in daytime as well. Most importantly each Boston Street Light is completely handmade in your choice of antique copper or antique brass. Also our craftsmen employ the same tools and techniques as used in the original designs. Of course Colonial Boston Streets Lights were the staple lighting the streets of cities and towns throughout Colonial America. Thus due to it’s quality, value and historic accuracy numerous municipal and historic restoration projects throughout the US have chosen the Colonial Boston Street light.
Jonathan Biggs, lamp maker designed the original colonial Boston Street Light which has since become a classic colonial post light for street lighting use. You can still see hundreds of these post lanterns today on the streets throughout the historic city of Boston, MA. The attractive and durable design of our reproduction Colonial Boston Street Light combines the best features of all of the lanterns of this period. Although not part of the original design we have added the steel support cradle to ensure strength and stability. This helps to provide protection for these stately classic colonial post lights against the elements of Mother Nature.
In conclusion, the Colonial Boston Street Light is always an excellent choice to enhance and illuminate the landscape of a restored or reproduction colonial style home. In addition, you can utilize this lantern in a wide variety of commercial projects, including restaurants, inns, and large scale condominium and housing developments.