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Our Team

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Our Team

Shane, Pete, Andy, Dean, Paul, PJ & Richard

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The Team

Ham and Doulting Stone, was set up on 1st Dec 1992 and is jointly owned & run by father and son team, Richard & Zak England. Based in Somerton, Somerset, England it is an evergrowing family business which is known globally for its quality stone.

Richard England's first foray into the stone industry was in the early 1960's working in demolition and stone reclamation. This led to the founding of 'Richard England UK' which in turn became 'Ham And Doulting Stone Co.' in the early-90's. Their first big job was being involved in the construction of the Quedam Centre, Yeovil, Somerset in the 1980's.

Zak England

Managing Director

Zak joined his Father in the business 24 years ago and together they have grown Ham & Doulting into the company it is today. With his background in mechanical engineering, primarily learned on the tools, Zak is very much “hands on” and can usually be found at the controls of the myriad quarrying plant, behind the wheel of the lorry collecting block or installing new machinery in the factory. Never frightened to get his hands dirty, and with a strong work ethic, as Managing Director Zak leads from the front and is always on the lookout for new opportunities to grow and improve the company.

Zak England - Ham and Doulting Stone

Richard England

Director (Retired)

Richard began his career in the early 60’s starting out with his father who was in the building industry. He has met some amazing people on his ‘stone’ journey and visited many places. His love affair with stone still continues to this day.

Richard England - Ham and Doulting Stone

Bob Burge

Production Manager

Bob started out in the building trade and from there moved on to be a local quarry manager and mine manager. In 2009 he settled at Ham & Doulting to run the busy stone yard in Charlton Adam. With many years of varied experience, Bob is a key member of our team.

Bob Burge - Ham and Doulting Stone

Shane, Jamie, Andy, PJ & Richard


Shane, Andy, Richard and Jamie complete the team at our Tout yard in Charlton Adam. They are all experienced sawyers and operate their own machines on site.

Shane, Jamie, Andy, PJ & Richard  - Ham and Doulting Stone

Ben & Mark


Mark and Ben are our experienced team of masons on site at Tout Quarry.

Ben & Mark  - Ham and Doulting Stone