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HMS Victory

Victory

19.01.2017 in News

Campbell Smith & Co have been appointed by the National Museum of the Royal Navy to carry out conservation painting of the Middle and Lower Gun Decks of Admiral Nelson’s world famous flag ship. Work will take place in a tight window between January &…

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Trainee Decorator Opportunity

17.10.2016 in News

NHTG Bursary Placement – Trainee Conservation Decorator Campbell Smith & Co are delighted to be able to offer a 12 month placement for a Trainee Conservation Decorator.  The placement is run by the National Heritage Training Group bursary scheme, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund….

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Completed library photograph credit Leeds Castle Foundation

Leeds Castle Wins Top Decorating Award

15.07.2016 in News

The redecoration of the Library and Dining Room at Leeds Castle which was carried out by Campbell Smith & Co conservation specialists was Awarded the top prize Highly Decorative project Award by the judges of the Painting & Decorating Association at the recent Premier Trophy…

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Shah Jahan Mosque Edit

Shah Jahan Mosque Rejuvenation

05.05.2016 in News

Work by Campbell Smith specialists has begun to repair and redecorate the renowned Shah Jahan Mosque in Woking. Built in 1889 it was the first ever purpose built Mosque, and is now Grade II Listed. Work includes internal and external redecoration, re-gilding to finials, repair and…

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Gilding Kings College Organ

Kings College World Famous Organ

18.01.2016 in News

Campbell Smith & Co Ltd have been commissioned to undertake the re-gilding of the organ pipes as part of a major refurbishment of the organ casing at Kings College Chapel, Cambridge. The pipes are being removed for repair by Harrison & Harrison, the original organ…

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Church Restoration shortlisted

Church Restoration shortlisted for Gold Medal

14.10.2015 in News

Campbell Smith’s restoration of the apse and chancel of St Edmunds Catholic Parish Church has been shortlisted by the National Churches Trust for The King of Prussia Gold Medal Award for innovative repair and conservation church architecture. St Edmund’s Catholic Church is one of the…

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CC & AM July 2015

High Level Recognition at the Premier Trophy Awards

24.07.2015 in News

Three projects completed by Campbell Smith & Co secured Highly Commended or Very Highly Commended awards at the recent Painting & Decorating Association Premier Trophy Awards for work completed in 2014. Projects at St Edmunds Catholic Parish Church, Apsley House for English Heritage, and Royal…

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Wellington Monument

Wellington Monument Conservation Cleaning and Re-gilding

11.05.2015 in News

Campbell Smith & Co specialists are currently undertaking the conservation cleaning and re-gilding of the Wellington Monument at Statfield Saye, the family seat of the Dukes of Wellington nr Reading. The monument commemorates the 1st Duke, and is sited at the entrance to the estate,…

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