CONSERVATION

CONSERVATION

We are highly practiced in carrying out masonry works using a wealth of traditional stonemasonry skills and materials.

Specialising in the conservation of traditional town war memorials, historic monuments, ecclesiastical building and listed properties, we take pride in prolonging the life and integrity of architectural heritage.

ABOVE: We use only state-of-the-art equipment to aid in our conservation. Here a spider crane makes light work of dismounting a precious war memorial. 

RE-LETTERING

INDOORS

OUTDOORS

INDOORS

OUTDOORS

Re-lettering of memorials done by hand by only the most experienced War Memorial Conservation stonemasons indoors or outdoors

Some conservation methods employed by War Memorial Conservation are:

Re-pointing using lime putty

Application of lime wash

Re-rendering using traditional lime mortars

Stone matching

Consolidation of existing masonry

Re-lettering of memorials using materials and paints to match the original work

RE-ENAMELLING

The art of re-enamelling done on-site by a specialist War Memorial artisan

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CONSERVATION PROJECTS

Roade War Memorial

Roade War Memorial

Aug - Nov 2022SHAREABOVE: The Roade War Memorial was erected in 1921 and inscribed with souls lost in both WWI & WWII.Standing gracefully in the heart of Roade, UK, the Roade War Memorial is a striking example of thoughtful design...

1st The Queen’s Dragoon Guards Standard – Ceremony

1st The Queen’s Dragoon Guards Standard – Ceremony

July 2019SHAREABOVE: A 1st The Queen's Dragoon Guards soldier at the hand-carved standard.Soldiers from the 1st The Queen's Dragoon Guards, The Welsh Cavalry, had the honour of welcoming King Charles III, formerly The Prince of Wales for...

Dinas Powys War Memorial

Dinas Powys War Memorial

August 2022SHAREIn the heart of Dinas Powys, a War Memorial stands as a poignant tribute to the local heroes who had sacrificed so much. Over time, the memorial and its surroundings had weathered the elements, necessitating a careful and...

Roade War Memorial

Roade War Memorial

Aug - Nov 2022SHAREABOVE: The Roade War Memorial was erected in 1921 and inscribed with souls lost in both WWI & WWII.Standing gracefully in the heart of Roade, UK, the Roade War Memorial is a striking example of thoughtful design...

1st The Queen’s Dragoon Guards Standard – Ceremony

1st The Queen’s Dragoon Guards Standard – Ceremony

July 2019SHAREABOVE: A 1st The Queen's Dragoon Guards soldier at the hand-carved standard.Soldiers from the 1st The Queen's Dragoon Guards, The Welsh Cavalry, had the honour of welcoming King Charles III, formerly The Prince of Wales for...

Roade War Memorial

Roade War Memorial

Aug - Nov 2022SHAREABOVE: The Roade War Memorial was erected in 1921 and inscribed with souls lost in both WWI & WWII.Standing gracefully in the heart of Roade, UK, the Roade War Memorial is a striking example of thoughtful design...

1st The Queen’s Dragoon Guards Standard – Ceremony

1st The Queen’s Dragoon Guards Standard – Ceremony

July 2019SHAREABOVE: A 1st The Queen's Dragoon Guards soldier at the hand-carved standard.Soldiers from the 1st The Queen's Dragoon Guards, The Welsh Cavalry, had the honour of welcoming King Charles III, formerly The Prince of Wales for...

Dinas Powys War Memorial

Dinas Powys War Memorial

August 2022SHAREIn the heart of Dinas Powys, a War Memorial stands as a poignant tribute to the local heroes who had sacrificed so much. Over time, the memorial and its surroundings had weathered the elements, necessitating a careful and...