The Proof House: 48-50 Commercial Road, London E1 1LP
Worshipful Company of Gunmakers
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7481 2695
The Worshipful Company of Gunmakers was incorporated by Royal Charter in 1637 to promote and regulate gunmaking, a role it still fulfils today.
Governed by the Master, Wardens and Court of Assistants. Activities encompass four broad areas of operation: Regulatory, Charitable, Social and Civic.

Gunmakers’ Company – merchandise

Order your items of GP merchandise from the list below.

To make an order, please email

Platinum Jubilee iron on GP patch

Unique in the year of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, this patch is an ideal means of marking you out as a Gunmakers. Measuring 70 x 100mm, iron on instructions are included.

£12 each

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Baseball cap
A must have baseball cap in blue cotton, with the GP mark at the front, and buckled band at the back. Worn with pride by winning Gunmakers Inter Livery shoot teams.

£25 each

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Gunmakers’ golfing umbrella
Gunmakers now have a very smart, stylish and good quality umbrella to be seen out with. Made in the UK by James Ince & Sons, it features a superior polyester canopy in navy blue and is branded with the GP mark on four panels. It has a classic straight chestnut handle.
£45    if collected from the Proof House
£60    including postage (UK)

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(James Ince & Sons have offered a 15% discount on other umbrellas if bought online from their website, for anyone purchasing one or more of the above Gunmakers’ umbrellas)

Gunmakers’ Ladies silk scarf

This unique ladies silk scarf, launched in 2018, by the first female Master of the Company, Diana Berry. It features a design by Gordon Robertson  which includes the GP mark in the centre and individual gunmakers marks as found on the strike plate in the Proof House. Scarves are printed on 18oz twill and measures 90cm by 90cm. A presentation box is included.  

£150 each

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Company wall plaque
A wall plaque featuring the Company arms mounted on dark polished wood shield. A clear statement to your visitors that you are a Gunmaker.
£50 each

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GP marked ladies’ scarf
A GP marked ladies’ scarf (silk) for ladies in the Company and friends of the Gunmakers
£25 each
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Gunmakers’ slippers
Shipton & Heneage are producing GP marked slippers hand made to order. Available in black, wine, navy, bottle green, brown, red or regal, with binding to match or to your taste. The satin quilt lining is in black, red, blue, wine or gold. Sizes are:  Gentlemen: 5-14 including half sizes, Ladies: 2-9 including half sizes. 
Cost per pair is £275

To order or to make an enquiry, email Alastair Baxter of Shipton & Heneage at
(telephone: 01764 784 684)  

GP marked ties (for Liverymen and Officers of the Gunmakers’ Company only)
GP marked ties for Liverymen and Officers of the Gunmakers’ Company. The ties are available in green (silk), maroon (silk) and blue (polyester).
£25 each
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New style GP marked silk ties in gold (for Liverymen and Officers of the  Gunmakers’ Company only)

Specially commissioned during the Platinum Jubilee, this exclusive silk tie in gold with a freshly draw GP mark is for Liverymen only.

£60 each

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Christmas cards               
Christmas cards in the Gordon Robertson design
£14 per pack of 10 (includes a £4 donation to GCCT)  

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Christmas cards               
Christmas cards bearing the Company Arms (210 x150 mm)
£22 per pack of 10 (includes a donation to GCCT)  

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A History of the Gunmakers
A History of the Worshipful Company of Gunmakers from its earliest days, edited by Hon Archivist Derek Stimpson from the original research by Past Master David Black, with notes by Col David Munn. In hard copy A4, the cost of publishing was generously underwritten by Past Master Emeritus David Caldow.
£25 (all proceeds to the to the Gunmakers’ Company Charitable Trust)

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  • Prices include VAT and postage in the UK (except for the umbrella, where as indicated p&p is an additional £15)
  • To order, please email the Assistant Clerk at with your requirements and for payment details
  • (note that slippers should be ordered direct from S&H as detailed above)