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Due to the many different styles and materials of coffins available today it is not possible to list them all here;
however we will be happy to provide you with other choices and more comprehensive brochures at your request.
We are fortunate to have contact with a number of skilled craftsmen who are able to cater for your special
bespoke wishes. However, some designs require more time to produce, which will be taken into consideration
when arranging the time and day of your funeral.
Our traditional range of coffins and caskets are available in either wood veneer on chipboard or MDF, and solid
wood. However, you can also choose a coffin created from natural materials such as Somerset willow, wool and
banana leaf or a colourful metal American bespoke style coffin.
A traditionally constructed, polished Oak veneer coffin, fitted with a set of handles, inscribed nameplate and suitably lined.
A traditionally constructed, polished Oak veneer coffin, enhanced with light panelling and double moulding, fitted with a set of handles, inscribed nameplate and suitably lined.
A superior traditional dark polished Oak veneer constructed with double raised lid and double mouldings. Fitted with a set of handles and inscribed nameplate and suitably lined in a selection of colours.
A superior, traditional polished, solid Oak coffin, individually constructed in the traditional manner. With double moulding and fitted with a set of handles, inscribed name plate and suitably upholstered in a selection of colours.
A solid Oak coffin, individually constructed with full panelling, double raised lid and double moulding, fitted with a set of handles, inscribed name plate and suitably upholstered in a selection of colours.
A traditionally constructed English style solid Oak casket with raised, hinged lid. Fitted with full set of handles, inscribed name plate and suitably upholstered to a high standard in a choice of colours.
These caskets are constructed in wood and varying types of metal and imported into this country from America. The full images are available from the manufacturer’s catalogue, which we have available for your perusal.
Beautifully woven willow coffins constructed from sustainable plantations in the Somerset levels and produced by skilled basket makers. These coffins may be enhanced by woven coloured bands and handles in a choice of colours created from natural dyes. This is a truly environmental coffin as only nominal fossil fuels are consumed from its growth to final production. This coffin is provided with a calico lining.
This coffin is constructed in China using Bamboo with a calico lining.
The colourful/artistic coffin
This coffin can be individually designed to reflect the deceased’s occupation, sport, organisation or pastime. We are only able to depict a selection of the type of designs available. More can be viewed from the manufacturer’s extensive brochure.
Plain polished casket
Moulded polished casket
Pillared polished casket
The Artistic Casket
Available in a variety of designs, which can be selected to reflect an aspect of the individual's life.
Casket and Urn selection for cremated remains
There is a wide and varied selection of caskets for a loved one’s cremated remains. A few of the most popular choices are shown in this brochure, most of which are suitable for placing in churchyards and cemeteries. They are all solid Oak with an inscribed nameplate.
Metal Caskets and Urns
These are suitable for the more permanent keeping of a loved one’s cremated remains and can be inscribed with their name and any particular text. They can also be used for keeping items of memorabilia of a loved one. We hold manufacturer’s brochures offering the full range of these products. Smaller versions are available for keeping a small quantity of cremated remains, perhaps if children or siblings wish to care for some. We will divide the remains according to you. Most churchyards and cemeteries do not accept metal urns for burial.
These strong card tubes are suitable for keeping a loved one’s cremated remains, possibly for scattering at a later date. They are produced in plain colours and also in a variety of designs. They range in size to take a full set of cremated remains right down to mini tubes for a little keepsake.
These are suitable for keeping at home and also for burial of cremated remains. They are constructed entirely from natural materials which are grown and made in Somerset.