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Very grand and beautifull timber newel post

Ref: 3406


As nice a newel post as we've ever had, and we've had a few. Big, fluted and well proportioned, its 55 inches tall and pitch pine ( 6 inches broad). From a grand house up in Lenzie....

Garden railings

Ref: 2819


Nigh on impossible things to get, here we have 4 sections of decorative railings from the Lion foundry in Kirkintilloch, each section measuring 48 inches long. A little bit of damage on some of them. ...

'jelly mould' spindles

Ref: 2718


Well thats what we call them anyway. we did 2 jobs within a week where we removed identical batches of spindles, one a church in Strathaven dating to the 1870's and the other a couple of cottages nort...

70 cast iron spindles

Ref: 2683


70 cast spindles fresh in the week before christmas from a building coming down the week after christmas. Dating to the 1880's and varying in length from 35 1/2 inches tall to 43. The stone ste...

Newel Posts

Ref: 2667


The largest, chunkiest and heaviest cast iron newel posts I've ever seen. We have 3 of them, and alas the other 3 had to be left in the building when it came down. 48 3/4 inches tall and a huge 7 inch...

Long and beautiful iron spindles

Ref: 2626


From an 1860's house in Edinburgh, we have recently bought 47 of these iron spindles which range in height from36 to 42 inches tall. Lovely casting on them, all swags and bows which will become a lot ...

Pine newel posts with metal add ons

Ref: 2602


2 1/2 of these available, the 1/2 being a sliced version that sits against a wall. I thought they had little carved details on them when I bought them but they are in fact metal decorative bits which ...

Better than they look spindles

Ref: 2339


Well they look a bit rough don't they. We were called out to a job last week where a large old house had been torched and was about to be demolished and we were given 2 days to clear it before it was ...

Long grey painted cast iron spindles

Ref: 2338


We have 21 of these longer than normal cast iron spindles which may well be Georgian rather than Victorian. Nice delicate things. approx 40 inches tall...

Gold barley twist cast iron spindles

Ref: 2337


These have all been cut to the same length, and now have a flat top. 22 available at about 37 inches tall....

Black double bar spindles

Ref: 2336


Only 10 of these, measuring approx 34.5 inches long, but a fairly common pattern seen in the Glasgow tenements (though these actually came from a film set!)...

Skinnier cast iron spindles

Ref: 2282


34 of these from a job we did earlier this week, a couple have the top lugs knocked off where I (alas, for it was indeed me feeling a bit tired) hit them with my hammer while knocking them out of the ...

Jellymould pattern cast spindles

Ref: 2281


Fairly commonly found design this, one we call the jelly mould due to the central design. We actually have more of these in the warehouse from a different job, but the proportions are ever so slightly...

Georgian cast iron spindles

Ref: 2235


29 of these (plus 2 broken ones) from a farmhouse in Fife. Good typical Georgian pattern and all roughly 37 inches tall. We also have the newel post but this of course is a different pattern....

The most popular style of cast spindle

Ref: 2221


Indeed. This is the style you see in so many buildings in Glasgow and Edinburgh and presumably in many other towns and cities, and yet its a style we don't get very often. Most of our stock of spindle...

Cast spindles

Ref: 2220


One of the more common types spindle you see, we have 28 of these (as of Jan 2017-so please get in touch to check availability). I refer to these as the 'jelly mould' pattern due to the central knobbl...

Turquoise painted iron spindles

Ref: 2200


48 (as of Dec 2016) of these lovely cast spindles I took out of a church last week. The church, in central Glasgow was built in the 1880's. Pretty design and I rather like the colour (the handrail was...

Pitch pine spindles with handrails

Ref: 2162


We have several lengths of this lovely ballustrading from a job in central Glasgow. The amount of work thats gone into making it would have been enormous and it feels really good to be able to save it...

Lovely timber newels

Ref: 2158


Always a hard thing to source-and more so now as we have to leave staircases until the day before demolition nowadays due to (understandable) health and safety issues, so if the job is a long way off,...

Bearsden gold spindles

Ref: 2079


We have 28 of these (june 2016) from a house up in Bearsden measuring between 36-39 inches long. The stair they came from was very tight and steep and a couple of the spindles have the very top flour...

Edinburgh new towns finest

Ref: 2067


Well, you do get fancier ones but these are pretty good.These would have alternated down the stairs with a fancy and then a simple one and were only removed as a basement area was being turned into a ...

Chunky newel post

Ref: 2026


A really heavy cast iron newel post, a right beauty, that we bought via accidental good fortune. Going to Aberdeen before christmas the Forth bridge was shut, so we had to go via the M9, but this was ...

chunky pitch pine spindles

Ref: 1947


We have about 39 of these from a staircase which was removed from a grand house in Edinburgh recently. Some are from the landing (and so flat on the top/base) but most are cut at an angle. They are al...

Fat chunky cast spindles

Ref: 1865


we have about 7 of these measuring 38 inches tall. There is some variance in the proportions of the design so that if they were installed in a row they would look a bit different, but on a staircase ...

barleytwist timber spindles

Ref: 1812


Good run of pitch pine spindles we recently bought from the old Langside college. Not the easiest things to make and I really like the way they taper in towards to top. Should strip easily as well....

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