Yeoman Mike Rowland

In 1953 Mike began a 5 year apprenticeship to become a wheelwright with Hansfords of Honiton. He started his own business in 1963 with a large scale timber yard and wheelwright’s shop in Colyton Devon. Since then he has trained 4 people to become wheelwrights,...

Yeoman Philip Gregson

Phillip Gregson has run his own wheelwright’s business for the last 10 years from his workshop in Southport. The craft runs in the family and he is a fourth generation working wheelwright. As part of his training Phillip attended Hereford College, where Liveryman...

Yeoman Nick Gill

Nick started his career as a Wheelwright in 1975 at Croford Coachbuilders in Ashford, Kent where he served a 5 year apprenticeship covering woodwork, metalwork and welding. Since then he has worked on virtually every type of wooden wheel, including ‘tightening’ two...