H. Pigney & Son are engineers for the Agricultural, Horticultural and Forestry industries with accompanying Petrol Pumps and Hardware & Ironmongery store.

Founded in 1824 our well established business has grown to now have a fully stocked showroom of various Garden Machinery as well as larger Agricultural Machines. At H. Pigney & Son we pride ourselves in great customer service with a dedicated parts department and qualified engineers in our workshop. Our Agricultural stores and Hardware & Ironmongery shop means you never have to look far for what you need!


History of H. Pigney & Son

1824 - Our long standing family business was founded in the Eden Valley originally as a Blacksmiths

1886 - A mechanical invention so water could operate the bellows was approved at a charge of £1 per annum - Westmorland Blacksmith's New Machine

1950's - Appleby Show

1961 - We moved to our present location in Appleby as Agricultural Engineers

1974 - Expanded into St Lawrences Church School to accomodate our showroom and Agricultural stores

1980's - An aerial photograph of our premises on Chapel Street in the early 1980's

1984 - We opened our hardware shop next door in Kingdom Hall, High Wiend

1990 - We connected our Hardware Shop to the Agricultural Stores in 1990, providing a retail show area

1990's - Dufton Show

2002 - A new warehouse was built on the outskirts of Appleby to store some of our larger stock

Present  -  Still serving the community with a great 18+ strong workforce!

Meet the Team

David Pigney


Chris Pigney

Service Manager

Mark Johnson

Stores Manager

Linda Pigney


David Dent

Sales Representative

Margaret Dent


Andrew Woof

Sales Representative

Anna Pigney

Hardware Shop/Marketing