Clay Poultice Testing

21st June 2021

Successful use of Womersleys Ltd clay poultices at Ledston Hall, applied by Ornate Interiors: M Womersleys have been monitoring the reduction in salt contamination being achieved in the walls of Ledston Hall, which is currently being restored. Informed by the semi quantitative analysis of samples taken on site in June, we were able to report that the poultice applied over two phases so far, has substantially reduced heavy salt loads that were present in the stone.

Return of Training Courses

27th May 2021

We were pleased to welcome contractors back to our Training Courses after the enforced break. These two men have just completed the construction of a segmented stone and brick arch with our own hot lime mortar. At Womersley's we supply all the ingredients needed to mix your own mortar, but why not try our coloured pre mixed lime mortars that we have available.