Independent family owned funeral directors


Rainham 01634 373111



Horse Drawn Hearse

Should you require a funeral with a little more elegance and style, our horse drawn hearse and coachman can provide that extra touch of distinction, to any procession.

Built in 1876 by the renowned manufacturer of carriages, Marston, it is pulled by a pair of Friesian horses, otherwise known as Belgium Blacks. These horses are picked specifically for the task, they are highly regarded for their temperament and regal stature.

Horse Drawn Hearse pulled by a team of Belgium Blacks

A team of Belgium Blacks



130-132 High Street,
Kent ME8 8AR

01634 373111


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Kent ME7 2YY

01634 855558


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Kent ME4 4QJ

01634 408777


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Kent ME8 9PW

01634 386999

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Registered in England and Wales no 8906218; registered office: 130-132 High Street, Rainham, Gillingham, Kent ME8 8AR

Directors: John and Beverly Weir