Author Archive | Ian Wall

Hugh Haley, BAFRA Accredited member, nominated for award

BAFRA Accredited member, Hugh Haley has been nominated for an award in The Heritage Angel Awards. The Heritage Angel Awards celebrate the efforts of people taking action to champion their local heritage. The awards were founded by Andrew Lloyd Webber in 2011 and are co-funded by the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation. This year Wales is […]

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Chippendale at Newby Hall near Ripon

Newby Hall near Ripon in North Yorkshire is the home of Richard & Lucinda Compton. Richard’s ancestor, William Weddell, engaged Robert Adam to redesign the Hall interiors to provide a backdrop for his extensive Grand Tour acquisitions in the late 18C. Thomas Chippendale was commission to provide the furniture, including the fabulous Tapestry Room chairs, […]

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Restoration Report for the Grand masters Throne and a pair of Wardens chairs

Restoration Report for the grand masters throne and a pair of wardens chairs property of the Uniyed Grand Lodge of England by Ray Dudman   The report was prepared by Ray Dudman, an Accredited member of BAFRA Raymond Dudman – W Thomas Restorations Ltd – Carving & Gilding Specialist  

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The Routine Care of Historic Furniture and Fixed Woodwork in Churches Advice Note prepared by the Regional Furniture Society in association with BAFRA (British Antique Furniture Restorers’ Association) and The Churches Conservation Trust, January 2009.

The Routine Care of Historic Furniture and Fixed

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RESTORATION REPORT FOR THE GRAND MASTER’S THRONE AND A PAIR OF WARDEN’S CHAIRS PROPERTY OFTHE UNITED GRAND LODGE OF ENGLAND By Ray Dudman a BAFRA Accredited Member

Restoration Report for the grand masters throne and a pair of wardens chairs property of the Uniyed Grand Lodge of England by Ray Dudman   Raymond Dudman – W Thomas Restorations Ltd – Carving & Gilding Specialist

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