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  • 60 Years in the Timber Trade

    Published on Wednesday, May 17, 2017

    Duffield Timber was founded in 1957 by Robert Duffield. Originally a small wood yard on the bank of the river Ure in Ripon, we started out selling fencing, posts and rails. Over the years, our business evolved to make pallets and potato boxes, achieving steady success. Major change occurred when we bought an automatic bandsaw, allowing us to saw merchantable grade whitewoods for the chair frame industries.

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  • Our website gets a makeover!

    Published on Tuesday, April 25, 2017

    Having grown considerably as a business over the past 60 years, we felt it was time to give ourselves a little bit of TLC and revamp our existing website ready for launch in 2017 - a perfect birthday treat!

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  • Benefits of Choosing Timber Framed Buildings

    Published on Wednesday, April 13, 2016

    Every year, thousands of builders opt for timber-framed structures over the standard brick and block. Find out why in our handy oak framed buildings guide!

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