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Cast Iron : Casting Service

Whilst a large number of cast iron products can be produced using existing moulds, often copies are needed of items no longer made.

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Companies supplying goods or services for Cast Iron : Casting Service
Britannia Architectural Metalwork Ltd
The Old Coach House, Draymans Way, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1AY, UK.
Tel 01420 84427 Fax 01420 89056
Britannia Architectural Metalwork Ltd are cast iron and traditional metalwork specialists in Cast Iron, Bronze, Aluminium or Wrought Iron including restoration and conservation as well as products such as railings, gates and street furniture.
Calibre Metalwork Limited
Hazel Knoll Farm, Torkington Road, Hazel Grove, Stockport SK7 6NW
Tel 0161 427 4603
Calibre Metalwork provides conservation and restoration services to the standard expected by heritage professionals. Our principled approach aims to save original fabric, use authentic materials, and apply traditional craft techniques. Our consultancy service provides specifiers with condition assessments and budget pricing. Typical projects include railings, gates, balconies, balustrading, bandstands, park shelters, metal windows and all manner of architectural metalwork in cast iron, wrought iron, steel, bronze and brass. We can also arrange stonework and other trades to provide a complete service, and cover all parts of the UK from our Stockport workshop.
J H Porter
13 Cranleigh Mews, Cabul Road, London SW11 2QL
Tel 020 7978 5576 Fax 020 7924 7081
J H Porter’s team of 5 skilled blacksmiths produce a high standard of ironwork. We can manufacture, restore, reproduce and repair gates, railings, balustrades, grilles, staircases and balconies. An extensive collection of photographs, drawings and cast iron patterns are available in our workshop to assist in project design and development. Clients include architects, churches, English Heritage National Trust, Photographers, as well as the general public. We generally work within the London area, and appreciate the importance of the quality required in maintaining London's unique needs.
Marsh Brothers Engineering Services Ltd
PO BOX 3, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1LT
Tel 01629 636532
Marsh Brothers Engineering Services Ltd specialise in all kinds of repairs, renovation and the manufacture of exact copies of 18th and 19th century cast and wrought iron structures including bridge arches, parapets and balustrading, balconies, staircases, railings and gates, lantern lights and atrium roofs or any other decorative and structural features.
McGregor Patterns
The Peacocks, Kyo Lane, Greenside, Ryton, Tyne and Wear NE40 4JR
Tel 07713 149 432 & 01914136505
McGregor Patterns specialises in restoration pattern making, we are a family run business based in the North East of England. We create patterns from drawings, samples and photographs, all patterns are made to suit foundry specifications and range from finials, balusters, panels and gates. With over 50 years experience we have been supplying some of the UK's most prestigious landmark restorations including Stanley Park Liverpool, Stirling Castle, Kensington Palace Loggia and Buckingham Palace.
Newton Forge
Newton Forge, Hillside, Manston, Sturminster Newton, Dorset. DT10 1EY
Tel 01258 472407 Fax 01258 471111
At Newton Forge they have over 30 years of experience in the restoration and production of traditional wrought and cast ironwork. Their expert craftsmen and high standards have brought them a reputation as one of the country’s leading specialists in working with heritage ironwork. Their work includes heritage restoration, traditional reproduction, design and commission, cast iron and estate management maintenance.
Hargreaves Foundry, Water Lane, South Parade, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX3 9HG Telephone 01422 330607 Fax 01422 320349 Website: