These links are in three groups:
Train information how to get here.
Some who are too good to leave out of a useful contact list do not have websites. Their addresses and tel / fax are given instead.
David Dyke Luthiers Supplies Knowledgable supplier with a wide selection of woods.
Touchstone Tonewoods Excellent supplier of woods and parts for instruments.
Small Wonder Music Company Mother-of-Pearl, other shell and inlay materials in great variety.
Phil Brown Maker of very high quality wooden pegs in many woods for guitars, lutes, viols etc.
Kent Armstrong Rainbow Pickups.
Hiscox Cases Strong, fibreglass cases. Many sizes.
Paxman Cases Ltd bespoke, custom made cases to fit any instrument.
William Cowley Parchment and Vellum.
J. Crispin and Son Veneers.
Bina Misical Instruments Indian, family-run supplier of Sitars, and spares and accessories for them.
Heckscher Ltd Musical wire.
Robert and David Rodgers Makers of fine machineheads in Leicester, UK.
Stewart Macdonald Luthier's Supply Shop in Montana with extensive catalogue. Very efficient mail-order delivery.
Headway Acoustic Pickups High quality British-made acoustic pickups and amps.
Gemini Pickups Versatile British-made electric guitar pickups.
Bareknuckle Pickups High quality electric guitar pickups.
Tonetech Luthiers Supplies UK based luthiers supplies.
Prime Timber UK based timber supplier.
Acoustic Guitar Resources a vast list
Guitarsite home of Guitar News Weekly.
Martin Koch's guitar-building pages Guitar building books and guitar making resources.
Robert Eyland Maker of fine Viols in nearby Dartington
Simon Ambridge Maker of fine classical and flamenco guitars in Dartington
Stefan Sobell Guitar, Cittern and Mandolin maker working in Hexham, Northumberland
Mark Lacey Archtop jazz guitar maker, working in Nashville, Tennessee
Organic Guitars High quality UK guitar maker.
Jungle Guitars Guitar building course in Goa, India.
Patrick James Eggle Fine English acoustic guitars.