Richards & Sons Saddler & Harness Maker
Richards & Sons of Winchester
1920 the Business was sold
1921 Richards died
Production of the Wykeham Pad continued into the 1930's
Richards' Deer Saddle. Patented in 1907 as a lady's astride saddle. Before renovation.
Following cleaning to the doeskin. Known as a Deer Saddle because it was covered in doeskin, not to be confused with a type of saddle used in the Highlands.
A Richards' Cavalry Officer's saddle.
A Richards' astride Wykeham Pad.
A side saddle Wykeham Pad shown under Lady Milburn's Mayhew side saddle.
Showing the linen covering to a Wykeham Pad.
Showing the shims and attachments on the top side of a Wykeham Pad.