This collection of documents, photographs and journals aims to provide a full history of the work of the former Strand Electric / Rank Strand / Strand Lighting, which is now part of Philips Lighting group.
Please let us know if you have additional information or materials to add to the archive.
More material is being located and added to the collection weekly.
Chronology of Strand Electric / Rank Strand / Strand Lighting (produced from Marketing material, so may not be 100% accurate - please let us know of inaccuracies!)
- Architectural Control & Dimming
- Architectural Luminaires
- Control - Direct
- Control - Manual
- Control - Memory
- Control Software
- Dimming and Multiplex
- Drafting Tools
- Factsheets and Articles of Interest
- Film/TV Lighting
- Lanterns (Named)
- Lanterns (Patt. Numbered)
- Moving Lights
- Rigging and Stands
- Sound - Amplifiers
- Sound - Playback
- Sound - Sources
- Stage Mangement, Props, Model Theatre
Exhibits in the Backstage Heritage Collection
Price Lists and Catalogues
See individual product pages for data sheets, instructions etc.