The Wheelwright Shop undertakes the manufacture and repair of traditional horse-drawn vehicles.
We have extensive experience in carriage work and have built more than a dozen new carriages and restored over 30. We will build any type of traditional horse-drawn vehicle and will undertake all manner of repair work, be it accident damage or fatigue.
• Gigs & carts
• 4-wheeled carriages
• Commercial vehicles
• Farm carts and wagons
• Gypsy caravans
• Vintage fairground equipment
• Insurance quotes given
• Large collection of original plans and drawings on file
• We only use traditional materials and methods
Completed wooden hearse, 1997
Built for a commercial venture in Auckland
Wooden hearse based on a 1901 vehicle
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