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25718 Geometric Diagonal Cast Iron Railing Sections
QTY: 12 Sections £150 Per Section
25071 Reclaimed Cast Gothic Railings & Double Gate
QTY: Job Lot £2,750 Job Lot
25047 Reclaimed Spear & Ball Top Railing Section
QTY: 1 £975
25036 Reclaimed Ball Topped Railing Section
QTY: 1 £450
24889 Reclaimed Wrought Iron Panels from France
QTY: 5 £400 Each
24708 Antique Metal Estate Railing Parkland Fencing
QTY: 2 Sections £450 Job Lot
24490 Salvaged Spear Top Railing
QTY: 1 £95
SOLD
24488 Reclaimed Spear Topped Railing Sections
QTY: SOLD £60 Each
24452 Fleur De Lys Spiked Top Metal Railings
QTY: 9 Sections £750 Job Lot
24401 Reclaimed Scroll Railing Sections
QTY: 1 Job Lot £250 Job Lot
23691 Large Cast Iron Spike Top Wall Railings
QTY: 1 Pair £500 The Pair
23577 Reclaimed Scroll Topped Railing Sections
QTY: Job Lot £1,200 Job Lot
SOLD
23549 Reclaimed Galvanised Fleur de Lis Railings
QTY: SOLD £400 Per Section
23466 Salvaged Spike Top Railing Sections
QTY: 3 Sections £200 Per Section
23004 Salvaged Spear Top Railing Section
QTY: 1 £85
22784 Salvaged Section Metal Spike Railing
QTY: 1 £85
22783 6 Rail Metal Estate Railings
QTY: 3 £110 Each
SOLD
22566 Reclaimed Black Cast Iron Double Rail Posts
QTY: SOLD £150 Each
Reserved until 31/10/2018
22496 Salvaged Green Metal Bollards / Posts
QTY: 2 £50 From
22067 Job Lot 50m+ of Antique Spike Top Railing
QTY: Job Lot £4,500 Job Lot
22007 Regency Balconette / Balcony Sections
QTY: 2 Remaining £200 Each
21916 Reclaimed Set of Decorative Railings
QTY: 1 Set £1,450 The Set
21732 Reclaimed Double Hoop Top Railing Sections
QTY: 24 Sections £120 Per Section
21687 Reclaimed Hoop Topped Railing Sections
QTY: 17 Sections £195 Per Section
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Railings


The use of metal railing to provide a fence dates back to the 18th Century in Britain. Most of the early railings were quite simple affairs made from wrought iron, such as the 'Estate Railing' seen around many large estates, which comprises 4 to 6 horizontal bars of wrought iron with interspersed vertical struts, these often date back to the Georgian period.  The first recorded use of cast iron for fencing dates to 1710, when ornate railing was commissioned for St Pauls Cathedral. The process of casting iron allows for decorative shapes to be produced relatively cheaply and by the 19th Century most fine houses in the major cities were fronted with runs of ornate railing. During the Second World some railing was removed in major cities, supposedly to help the war effort. Common patterns of railing include spear topped, fleur de lys, spike topped and hoop topped. 

We sometimes get good runs of reclaimed railings, usually of the hoop topped or estate railing variety and these tend to sell quickly.  Also popular are short railings, for mounting on top of walls. We also sell a lot of decorative railings to interior designers for use in shops, bars and restaurants, these can be incorporated into display racks, partitions and balcony rails.

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