Professional Members - Master

Allen, Steven Master Work Key: D X Y Z
Address: Hillcroft, Mount Pleasant, Tebay, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 3TH England
Tel: 015396 24536
Mobile: 07754 594910
Loudon, Andrew Master Work Key: D X Y Z
Address: 125 Moorland Road, Stockport, Cheshire SK2 7DP England
Mobile: 07967 092288
Mason, Andrew Master Work Key: D X Y Z
Address: Mireside, Old Town, Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, LA6 2EP England
Tel: 015242 71543
Mobile: 07752 013161

Professional Members - Advanced

Atkinson, Stephen Advanced Work Key: C X Y Z
Address: 12a Doomgate, Appleby-in-Westmorland Cumbria, CA16 6RB England
Tel: 017683 52123
Mobile: 07845 185075

Professional Members - Intermediate

Ashcroft, Tom Intermediate
Address: 10 High Kepplewray, Broughton In Furness, Cumbria, LA20 6BL England
Tel: 012229 716188
Mobile: 07775 756267
Edington, George Intermediate Work Key: D X Y
Address: 7 Gowan Close, Staveley, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 9NW England
Tel: 01539 822911
Mobile: 07772 159964
Leaver, Martyn Intermediate Work Key: B Y
Address: Newhouse Farm, Thwaite, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL11 6DR England
Tel: 01748 886025
Mobile: 07971 456043
Robinson, Sam Intermediate
Address: 7 Oak Bank Cottages, Skelsmergh, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 9AQ
Mobile: 07818 707015
Routledge, Martin Intermediate Work Key: B X Y
Address: 39 Vasey Crescent, Carlisle, Cumbria CA1 2BG England
Mobile: 07778 418548
Sumner, Daniel Intermediate
Address: 7 Fitz Steps, Little Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9PA England
Tel: 015394 37844

Professional Members - Initial

Walsh, Glyn Initial Work Key: B X
Address: 15 Parkside Drive, Arnside, Cumbria LA5 0BU England
Tel: 01524 745396
Mobile: 07974 777478

Craftsman Certification

A summary of the four levels of certification is given below.

MASTER CRAFTSMAN CERTIFICATE HOLDERSHave a proven ability to produce quality work to a high standard in a variety of commercial conditions including the construction of a full range of features, eg steps, stiles, sheep holes, pillars, arches, etc.
ADVANCED CERTIFICATE HOLDERSHave a proven ability to build set pieces of work with an emphasis on finish and quality including construction of retaining walls, curves and work on sloping ground.
INTERMEDIATE CERTIFICATE HOLDERSHave demonstrated their ability to construct a sound, free-standing dry stone wall which includes a cheekend.
INITIAL CERTIFICATE HOLDERSHave demonstrated their ability to rebuild gaps in free-standing dry stone walls. This certificate is usually obtained part way through training.

Craftsman Work Key

Where provided, each entry also shows a series of letters describing the location and range of work undertaken, which are as follows

AWorks within approx. 20 miles of base
BWorks within approx. 50 miles of base
CWorks within approx. 100 miles of base
DWorks anywhere
GHolds additional certificate in Galloway Dyking
XUndertakes work suitable for one person
YUndertakes work suitable for two-three people
ZUndertakes large scale work (written confirmation requested by DSWA that min. £2.5m public liability insurance held)

Dry Stone Walling Association, Lane Farm, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, Cumbria UK LA7 7NH

Tel: 015395 67953 Email:

The Dry Stone Walling Association of Great Britain (DSWA) is a registered charity, number 289678