The Memorial

The Trustees extend to each and every benefactor of the Memorial their gratitude for the generosity which resulted in this truly remarkable tribute being erected.

Scotland & the Sea

Scotland has an incredibly rich maritime history, predating even the Roman times. Read about this incredible history here.

Read More about Scotland & the Sea

If you'd like to fundraise to support the continuing work of the Trust, follow this link to find out how.

Read More about Fundraising

The Foundry

Bronze statue of a man by Powderhall Bronze Powderhall Bronze was established in 1989 by Brian Caster and Kerry Hammond. Both trained in sculpture and worked in London foundries after meeting whilst studying at the Royal College of Art. The first foundry premises were in the old Redbraes bakery in Powderhall and two years later a move was made to Stewartfield. By this time they had taken on five employees. The foundry currently operates from workshops in Graham Street with a staff of 10.

The foundry's staff members have been carefully chosen for their training and specialist skills. Each member of the team will work closely with the clients in applying those skills, ensuring not only a very personal touch but also a finished product of the highest quality.

The foundry's clients include:


  • Kenny Hunter
  • Jill Watson
  • Alexander Stoddart
  • Ian Hamilton Finlay

Corporate Clients

  • Scottish Widows
  • Channel 4
  • The Herald
  • Edinburgh Film Festival

Public Sector

  • Glasgow City Council
  • University of Glasgow
  • Edinburgh Supreme Court
  • Scottish Arts Council