The Upright Rochester is a traditional heritage post top lantern which has clear glazing. The lantern is hand crafted in aluminium with a highly decorative upright bracketry which connects the lantern to the control box.
The Upright Rochester is manufactured from a collection of castings and spinnings that come together to make this unique post top combination. The lantern is widely used throughout Covent Garden, the theatre District in London and also the Central District in Hong Kong The permanent pilot and solenoid are mounted in the cast aluminium body of the lantern. If mains power is not present the optional battery powered Sugg Opto/clock offers timed control from a remote box fitted in the column base, also available a photocell operation from a remote location. Both control options are available for the Upright Rochester, for natural and LPG gases.