We were asked to visit and inspect an old Ketton Stone box tomb in a Cambridgeshire Churchyard. Unfortunately, the box tomb had been vandalised and the stone broken. We were able to re-use some of the damaged pieces of Ketton Stone by drilling and pinning into position and re-jointing with lime mortar.
A client asked us to supply a Polished Welsh Slate name plaque. The incised lettering was enamelled in grey; together with the University Crest detail as required. We can supply and fix a variety of Granite, Slate or Natural stone which can be used for the following:- Specialist commissions Commemorative plaques House-name and number plaques […]
We were happy to be commissioned to provide a Flag Pole memorial stone in memory of the 339th Fighter Group to be placed at Fowlmere Old Airfield. A light grey Granite desk style memorial was supplied with an incised and black enamelled inscription, together with red and white checks to symbolise the same design as on […]
Hibbitt Masonry was asked to fix a commissioned stone Football Memorial “Cambridge Rules 1848” to be placed onto Parkers Piece in Cambridge. The 4 large pieces of Grey Granite were designed by Artists Neville Gabie and Alan Ward who was commissioned by the Cambridge Arts Steering Group on behalf of Cambridge City Council to create a […]
We were commissioned to make a medal base for a private client. This was designed and produced in Portland Stone in a desk style design complete with a brass plaque with an inscription as given by the client. We think it displays the medal beautifully. For our other commissioned items please click here.
We have been commissioned to make a stone base for a bronze sculpture for a private client. The sculpture was brought into our workshops and we were asked to design and supply a suitable base for it to sit on, we thought that an elliptical base would most suit the shape of the sculpture. We supplied […]
We were happy to be commissioned to produce the new war memorial in Fowlmere, Hertfordshire. A dark grey Granite Memorial was positioned on a base, complete with incised and silver enamelled lettering and ‘Per Ardva Astra’ Badge detail to the top centre. We had to carefully dismantle the existing memorial that Hibbitt Masonry previously supplied, […]
We were pleased to have been commissioned to design, supply and install the Portland Stone plinth for the bronze statue of Hasili by sculptor Judy Boyt which was erected in Banstead Manor Stud. The Portland Stone block was placed on a Crossland Hill Yorkstone slab that sits on a specially designed concrete foundation to counterweight […]
Hibbitt Masonry were commissioned to supply a Portland Stone plaque with an incised and tinted inscription to be positioned in The National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art in Newmarket, Suffolk. To celebrate the formal opening of the Museum; Her Majesty The Queen unveiled the plaque on 3rd November 2016.
After our recent commission for Juddmonte stud we were very pleased to be asked to do a similar commission for The National Horse Racing Museum in Newmarket, Suffolk. Hibbitt Masonry designed, supplied and installed the carved Clipsham Stone plinth onto a Crossland Hill Yorkstone slab ready for the statue of ‘Frankel’. This statue now takes pride […]