Commercial Wheelwrights as well as those providing products and services in support of wheelwrights  
(in alphabetical order)

Alberta Carriage Supply                      Terry Bailey   403-934-9537 
Calgary, Alberta                                                               
Website:  http://www.albertacarriagesupply.com                       
E-mail:  
 ktbailey@xplornet.com
The Western Canadian source for all your wheel & wagon building needs, they carry a full line of wagon and carriage parts, including Pioneer equipment and harness; new and used vehicles; wheel building and repair. Instruction in wheelwrighting. 

Anvil Wagon Works                                   Jem Blueher        406-223-3061
Livingston, MT  USA
Website:  www.anvilwagonworks.com
E-mail:  jem@anvilwagonworks.com

Builds and re-builds horse drawn vehicles (wagons, buggies, sleighs, cannons), general wheelwrighting. Will cold set or hot set tires (cold set using original West Tire Setter), blacksmithing, tops, upholstery/diamond tufting. 

Blacksmith Bolt & Rivet Supply                Dick Naven     503-245-3659
PO Box 80830, Portland, OR 97280
E-Mail:  blacksmithbolt1@qwestoffice.net
Website:   
www.BlacksmithBolt.com
Supplies fasteners to the blacksmithing trade and has lots of items for restoring old vehicles. For example, square-head lag bolts, square-head machine bolts, square nuts, slotted-head wood screws, solid iron rivets, plow bolts, tire bolts and carriage bolts.
 
Buckets and Barrels                         Ian McKenzie  250-478-2387
E-mail:   ikmcken@highspeedplus.com
Website:   http://www.highspeedplus.com/~ikmcken/wood/
Before the advent of plastics, many utility containers were made of wood. In the kitchen were wood water buckets, wood containers for dried food and barrels of various sizes for oil or other liquids. If you want the home to have a bit of rustic character try adding some wood furnishings to give it that special feeling. 
Cannon Parts Ltd.                   Ken Creswell    865-573-8045
Knoxville, TN

E-mail:  ken.creswell@comcast.net
Website:   www.cannonpartsltd.com
Supplying Civil War era reproduction cannon irons made primarily from investment cast steel. Primary focus on Field and 1st Model Prairie Irons. Offering period correct square nuts, eye pins, etc. and miscellaneous other irons.

Cornett Wheel Shop                      Don Cornett   770-336-5458
542 Law Road, NW
Cartersville, Georgia  30120 USA
Fax:    770-336-5756
Manufacturer of a complete line of wheels and parts for carriages and wagons including rubber tires and much more. Very knowledgeable of old-time machines and processes.

 

Cottonwood Press                  Joyce & Bruce Morrison   250-248-5914
Parksville, British Columbia
E-mail: webmaster@wcwa.ca
Website: www.wheelwrighting.ca
Book: Wheelwrighting: A Modern Introduction, Second Edition 2003
With updates in 2005     Authors: Joyce & Bruce Morrison     Drawings: Fred J. Finley
 

Danley Carriage and Wheel                             Dwayne Danley   250-546-9979
Armstrong, British Columbia
E-mail:  danleycarriage@telus.net
Website:  http://www.armstrongbc.com/danleycarriagewheel/
General Wheelwrighting: hub boring and hub making; antique auto wheels rebuilt, courses in wheelwrighting. Complete Buggy Restoration and Upholstery, fenders and dashes stitched.
 
Doc's Buggy Shop                  Chris Jenson           403-788-2474
Tees, AB
E-mail:  cjenson@explornet.com
General wheelwrighting - building and repairing wheels. Usually has a clinic in November in Tees, AB, and is often assisted by Harry Harrison, another very experienced wheelwright.  

Hansen Wheel & Wagon Shop                         Doug Hansen    605-996-8754
Letcher, South Dakota 
E-mail:   dwhansen@hansenwheel.com
Website:  http://www.hansenwheel.com/
Hansen Wheel & Wagon Shop has grown to be the premier builder of authentic, horse-drawn vehicles. For thirty-five years, their experienced staff of dedicated craftsmen have fashioned a line of superior quality wagons, wheels, and equipment to suit a wide range of individual budgets and interests. They have an online store that sells books, plans, gears, wheels, parts and accessories. 

Lost Arts Workshop & Wheelwright by the Sea
Mike & Brenda Hartigan                     902-875-2387   
4167 Sandy Point Road
Shelburne, NS  B0T 1W0
E-mail:  mikehartiganwoodworking@gmail.com
General wheelwrighting; specialist in hub building and heavy wagons. 
Manufacturer of heavy wheel parts, including hubs, cannon wheels and gun carriages, historical restoratons and recreations. 

George McKenzie                                           George McKenzie   780-597-3950
Brownvale, AB T0H 0L0
E-mail:   geomck@wispernet.ca
Plans and instructions to make a rubber tire mounting machine, plus left and right hand screws with nuts and handle. Plans for making a tire roller and a tire closer, to pull the rubber together. Contact him for prices.
 
McGilvary Farms         Mike & Dona McGilvary 785-734-2663  or  970-380-9151
1485 Road 28.5,
Bird City, KS 
E-mail:   mcgilvaryfarms@yahool.com
Website:  www.sandhillclydes.com
Building and restoration of wagons and wagon wheels. Raise award-winning Clydesdales.
 

Moscow Carriage Company                                    Bill Twigg   208-882-2445 
Moscow, Idaho
E-mail:   mcctwigg@turbonet.com
Website:   http://www.palouse.net/mcctwigg
Custom and general wheelwrighting; wheelwright instruction, wheelwright equipment, carriage building, restoration and repair. The business also includes military artillery, cannons, coaches, surreys, buggies, sleighs, and wagons for miniatures, ponies, saddle and draft horses and mules. 

Pine Creek Industries                                              Gary Dose  1-800-766-0944
Pinehurst, Idaho
E-mail:  gwdose@pinecreekindustries.com
Manufacturer of wheelwright tools, cast buggy parts; custom casting available. For a list of local distributors of his castings in the USA and Canada go to http://www.pinecreekindustries.com/pages/general_info.html

 
Rafter K Wheelwright                                         Randy Kirschner   250-262-9547
Box 303,                           
Charlie Lake, B.C.                     
V0C 1H0  
Fax:   250-785-5694                                
E-Mail:  randy@rafterk.ca
Website:  www.rafterk.ca
Full service shop, specializing in wheelwrighting and the design and restoration of horse-drawn vehicles. Includes rubber tires, buggies, sleighs, and cutters; custom built vehicles. He also sources both new and used parts.
 

Brian Reynolds                 204-826-2120   OR   204-726-3731
Rapid City, MB
E-mail:  br@haventrading.com
General wheelwrighting, including wheel building and repair, horse drawn vehicle building and repair, blacksmithing, welding and related machining.                     

 

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