Joseph Richmond and Son, Monumental Sculptors

Joseph Richmond and Son, Monumental Sculptors, were established in 1979 as a family monumental masonry firm and have been owned and operated by the same family ever since. Since that time we have built a reputation for quality in workmanship and memorial design using both traditional skills and values. We use a combination of traditional skills, passed from Father to Son, and the most up to date techniques to ensure that our memorials last as long as your memories.


Examples of Headstones

There are many reasons to chose us to carry out your memorial work including:

  • We are full retail members of N.A.M.M. (The National Association of Memorial masons) and all of our work complies fully with the N.A.M.M. code of working practice.
  • Our Craftsmen have achieved N.V.Q. level 2 in Monumental Masonry. This ensures a high level of consistency and quality in our work.
  • We are listed on the British Register of Accredited Memorial Masons. (B.R.A.M.M.)
  • All of our work is covered by the N.A.M.M. certificate of conformity scheme and is fully guaranteed.
  • We strive to provide excellent value for money and we try to ensure our prices are among the most competitive when materials are compared like for like.
  • Additional inscriptions, Renovations, New & Bespoke Memorials, In house 3D design


North Shields Branch

Joseph Richmond & Son Memorials

29 Coast Road, Billy Mill, North Shields NE29 7PG

Contact Simon Richmond

By phone: 0191 2960003



Newcastle Branch

Joseph Richmond & Son Memorials

629 West Road, Denton Burn, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE15 7ER

Contact Joe Richmond

By phone: 0191 2280058






Richard Bird Funeral Services

Gosforth: 57 Great N Rd, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2DQ

Stakeford: 83 Leander Ave, Stakeford, Choppington, Northumberland, NE62 5BG


Gosforth: 0191 511 1412
Stakeford: 01670 343 891


Please note: Richard Bird Funeral Services has no association with any other funeral company.