Celtic Cross

Posted by on Apr 5, 2013 in Celtic Cross | 0 comments

Celtic Cross

The Cross is up and looking stunning in its new home….

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Cornish cross, Celtic cross update

Posted by on Mar 16, 2013 in Celtic Cross | 0 comments

Cornish cross, Celtic cross update

The Cornish Cross is ready for delivery and has been awaiting the final preparations to the Plinth. Weather for erection is a challenge and it appears the main concerns are the wind. There are going to be two cranes lifting into position and this will be carried out at night. The cross will be loaded from at Newquay Airport premises and driven via the A30 to Exeter and then back towards Plymouth on the A38 where it will park and await nightfall. Once the Tamar Bridge has given the green light to cross the operation will spring into action. The outer surface of the cross has copper dust...

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Celtic Cross Monument update

Posted by on Sep 27, 2012 in Celtic Cross | 0 comments

Celtic Cross Monument update

Welcome from the  airfield here today in Newquay as I write this update on the Celtic Cross project. All the components are now on site with the Spars from Independant Composites. Simon Thomas whos masterpiece we have been building, has been helping our Gate Guards team get the head ready to be made into a mould. Lots of interest with the project with TV crews arriving to interview us which adds to an already busy timetable. Time is of the essence now as we start to bond the elements together. Test peaces have been produced to check the green verdigris finish and we are looking forward to...

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Celtic Cross, P51 and BAE Systems

Posted by on Aug 21, 2012 in Celtic Cross | 0 comments

Celtic Cross, P51 and BAE Systems

After months of hard work here at Newquay we are now able to tell you what we have been working on. Due to the nature of the projects we were unable to put them on our website. We are currently constructing the Celtic Cross monument which is to be sited at Ellwell Woods , Saltash.  Duncan Healey has been managing the project with Alaistar Mc Donald  a skilled composites engineer taking a hands on approach. Gate guards were at Farnborough this year with a UCAV built for BAE Systems which was set up on the approach to the BAE Arena. The aircraft was built over a short time period and was a...

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