July 6, 2014

We have made this week some 1914 GMC ambulance wheels. One of only 5 left, it was a real honour to replace these so that the ambulance can take part in a road run at the Great Dorset Steam Fair this year.

Working with such history makes you wonder what these may have se...

July 6, 2014

Lots of wheel bonding this week ! 14 wheels done in total and we like to get the customer  helping to bond. A very satisfying job, although with the heat you can soon wilt !!

June 14, 2014

We were fortunate that the superb photographer Richard Austin was taking some photographs at the workshop recently, and after he submitted the pictures to the Western Morning News, they wrote a great article about George and him being the only apprentice wheelwright in...

June 14, 2014

We finished this french wagonette this week. It needed a lot of work but it is always worth it when you see the finished result! It is amazing how the coach lining really finishes the vehicle. Just the upholstery to do and its as good as new.

June 14, 2014

This is our first blog post.Its a bit alien to me until I get used to it. I will try to give a weekly account of any news or interesting things that have happened in the shop, and keep a focus on our apprentice, George, and how he is getting on. He is currently the onl...

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