A Rock Solid History
Colin Rowan, founder of Rowan Stoneworks, has 40 years experience in the trade. Colin’s apprenticeship was carried out with Historic Scotland, based at Dunstnaffnage Castle, Dunbeg and he studied at David Dale College in Glasgow.
On completion of his apprenticeship he moved to Edinburgh and worked at Canon Mills Bridge, Stewart MacGlashan Stonemasons as a banker mason for 4 years. Here he was involved in the cutting of stone for various projects including Fettes College, Royal Bank of Scotland, George Street, Edinburgh, The Burrell Collection, Stirling Castle, Culzean Castle, to name but a few.
In 1982, Colin became self employed and has been in constant demand ever since. He prides himself with happy clients and leaving a clean and tidy site.
In 2013 the company Rowan Stoneworks was formed
Historic Monuments The Broch Isle of Lismore Rowan Stoneworks have been involved with various restorations… More
Take a look at some of the restorations we have been involved with various restorations… More
We offer a wide range of traditional & modern services with all work completed to… More
“ The work, expertly done by Colin, the structure should now be sound for at least 10 years but, as one of the main attractions of the island ”
~ Historic Scotland