Kings Gates- Dalkeith
Edinburgh Stonemasons Ltd was asked to carry out a takedown and stone replacement to the stonework on the iconic Kings Gate in Dalkeith building after been crashed into by a delivery van.
All new stone will be to match existing detail and cut offsite due to the size from Hutton Stone Ltd
Stone indents were made from old damaged stones
Our highly skilled and experienced stonemasons Dalkeith are trained in building such iconic buildings in Dalkeith are using traditional techniques and materials used when the gates were originally built, due to the historic value of the gates the works was slow recorded everything we found including the masons marks seen in the photos below. the new stone was lead time of 10 weeks after confirmation of stone type and each masonry unit weighted 1300kg each
Cat A listed