About Us

The Leicester Headstone Company, Memorial Masons Hinckley

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Richard Everitt is a Qualified Memorial Fixer.

RICHARD EVERITT, lettercutter, started his business near LEICESTER in 1995 having been apprenticed to David Barsby of G.SELLER in 1986.Richard completed a City and Guilds qualification at the prestigious City of Bath College.  He has over 20 years experience in the Stone Mason’s crafts and has produced memorials and stone letter carving for a wide range of uses. Set in Stone is a Leicester Headstone Company

LeonardFern1Richard cuts letters in ston
e including headstones, commemorative plaques, house names, carvings, sundials.  He also produces lettering cut straight into Rock or Buildings using traditional methods with a hammer and chisel by hand.  He can also use sand blasted effects to create a more personal detailed design in works that may require a particular style designing, cutting, paint, or gilding.   We fix all of our own work to NAMMs code of working practice