Johnston Brothers (Contractors) Limited
"Cornolith lamppost and bollards installed
in Southampton. The apperance exactly resembles granite and no painting
is required. The firm have a large selection of designs.
The bollards many be fitted with either lanterns or reflex lenses
or the back of the sign may be fitted with a panel of prismatic glass." - Public Lighting #6, June 1937
"Cornolith or plain lamp posts, from 9 ft. 6 in. to 20 ft.
high, for gas or electric supply. The Cornolith finish will
successfully withstand the weather and gain in beauty as time passes. All necessary
painting is obviated. Arms are screwed into a metal frog connecting to a centre
reinforcing pipe through post." - Highway Reference Book 1951
Cornolith lamp posts