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Victoria Cross Commemorative Pavers

Victoria Cross Commemorative Pavers

New Statue for Merville Barracks in Colchester

10 Ton Commemorative Boulder

SSC supply 10-ton commemorative Granite boulder to mount statue for Merville Barracks in Colchester

When 16 Air Assault Brigade was formed by merging 24 Airborne Brigade and 5th Airborne Brigade in 1999, there was some reluctance to drop the 5th Airborne’s Pegasus symbol in favour of the new striking eagle symbol. However, the change went ahead and after some fundraising the change was marked with the installation of a ‘striking eagle’ statue at the Merville Barracks in Colchester.

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Fields In Trust Commemorative Plaques

Supply of Rustic Boulders for Thames 21 Glenbrook Enfield Regeneration

John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s first gig together

New Stock April 2018

1084 - Sandstone Chunk Bench

We have some new stock in our “Choose a Stone” section which you can visit on our website here: http://sandblastsignco.co.uk/choose-a-stone/

Click on the images to read more about each individual stone. We have boulders and stones in stock to suit all kinds of projects.

Victoria Cross Commemorative Paving Stones

Victoria Cross Memorial

In 2014 the UK Government launched a 4 year scheme to honour recipients of the Victoria Cross who served in the First World War. The first of these paving stones was laid in East Grinstead. From August 2014 until November 2018, a total of 469 stones will be laid throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, in memory of the brave young men who went above and beyond the call of duty to protect our nation with incomprehensible acts of valour.

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Rustic Headstones

I have been on holiday this week to Northern Italy. It was very nice and a pleasant experience, if a little hot in the middle of the day, much more so than what we get in Suffolk.

The Italians are famous for their stone work and whilst there I thought I would check out the main cemetery in Milan. For anyone who is interested in stone work, it’s absolutely incredible. The Italians spend a lot more money honouring their dead than we do in the UK.

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Ammut – Album Cover WW Records

Actual artwork for Ammut LP cover