Unique, hand-carved Gravestones, Headstones, Memorials, Opening Plaques and Heraldry

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Based in Oxfordshire, just over an hour from London, our memorials, gravestones and plaques can be found all over the country. Established by Fergus Wessel over 15 years ago, clients include The Royal Albert Hall, Oxford University and Alan Titchmarsh. 

Testimonial

Stoneletters in May 2015 completed a large headstone for Guy & Lettie Benson in Stanway Churchyard, with Cumberland slate inset into Cotswold (Guiting) Stone, beautiful lettering and a carved scallop. The work was very well done.

5 /5 stars

Having visited several monumental masons, I was so relieved to find Stoneletters. Fergus’s unique and unhurried approach to making a gravestone resulted not only in the most beautiful, hand crafted memorial, but also provided great comfort during a very stressful time. Thank you.

5 /5 stars

The latest from the blog

Letter Carving in Slate

Posted 17/03/16

Capturing for the first time on my new lens, a detailed video of me carving a letter in slate.  For amateur letter cutters I hope it helps, and for anyone else I hope you find it inspiring.  Slate is my favourite material to cut; it behaves exactly as you expect, and you have complete control of the stone.  You must be careful not…

lettering in slate video