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At Chance Brothers Lighthouse Engineers, we are experienced lighthouse specialists who are dedicated to restoring and preserving lighthouses, lighthouse fresnel lenses and artifacts.

We offer a complete restoration service for lighthouses, lighthouse lenses and artefacts. Our services are conducted in a professional manner to ensure assets are well preserved and with minimal enviromental impact processes. This includes from decommissioning of the working mechanics to protecting all heritage assets whist maintaining a high degree of occupational health and safety.

We can engineer and manufacture parts that are lost or damaged to its original specifications. We can cast iron and bronze and cast crown and flint glass, grind and polish optical lenses using traditional techniques and formula of Augustin Fresnel and the Original Chance Brothers Co, Birmingham UK.

Our services extend to maritime museums, maritime and lighthouse authorities, historical societies and collectors both locally and abroad.

Our goal is to protect and preserve the heritage of lighthouses and artifacts as well as the reviving and preserving the historic methods adopted by the original Chance Brothers Co. UK in making fresnel lenses and equipment.

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Museum Associations

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Links

Pharology

A website containing the collected writings of Dr Ken Trethewey

Toby Chance

Author of Lighthouses - Race to Illuminate the World

Swedish Lighthouse Society

Information about AGA aids of navigation