Green Man Longbows price
list. Prices stated are a guide.
Optional extras are priced individually and include spare strings,
bow bags, choice of woods, the design and materials used for nocks
and grips and conversions into a take down
Please note all prices have been revised as from Jan 2019 and will
apply to all work commencing after this time.
Pacific Yew English
Longbows and War Bows
Green Man Longbows combine the
very best wood and craftsmanship to produce beautiful longbows with
superb performance and durability. These bows are hand made from a
single piece of top quality yew, each finished bow being completely
unique and often displaying some form and character of the tree and
Target archery style English
longbows have a stiff handle area and are fitted with a leather grip, buffalo horn nocks and supplied with a custom made
string. They are suitable for draw weights from 25lb up to
70lb and can be made to accommodate a draw length up to 31".
War Bow style English longbows
bend throughout the bow, have horn nocks and are supplied with a
custom made string. They are suitable for draw weights between 70lb
and up to
100lb and draw lengths up to 32".
Solid silver wire
(1mm) arrow passes
A binding of solid silver
wire, fitted on each side of the hand grip. Looks very
attractive and acts as a practical and durable arrow pass on the
Price £85 extra
These bows are made in the
style of an English longbow using top quality hardwoods combined in
two, three or four laminations. The standard wood combination is
hickory, purpleheart and lemonwood. For different wood
combinations please contact me with your ideas. The longbows can be made in the target or
war bow style, both of which provide excellent durability and
performance. They have buffalo horn nocks and are supplied with a
custom made string.
on the design and woods used, they are
suitable for draw weights up to 90lb and draw lengths up to
Prices from £400 for a
bi-laminate and £450 for a tri-laminate
The take-down longbow
(also known as a carriage bow) is a bow that comes in two half's
that are joined together at the handle when in use. Green Man
Longbows use a high quality steel and brass sleeve and socket
system that is suitable for all bows up to around a 50lb draw
from £520 for a bi-laminate and £570 for a tri-laminate
take-down's are £1070
Storage / carrying
box for Take-down longbows
These attractive and
durable boxes are hand made in a Victorian style, using Mahogany
and brass fittings. They come in two sizes, the first being
designed to hold the bow and
six arrows in the lid and the second which has an extra layer of
six arrows stored under the bow.
6 arrow box £450
12 arrow box £550
traditional horn-wood-sinew composites
These recurved and
reflexed bows are made using the traditional materials. They
have a horn belly, a wood or bamboo core and a sinew backing,
and they also employ the fixed levers at the bows tips known as
'ears' or syiahs.
These bows are also
available in the style of a Korean or Turkish composite.
Self Wood Longbows
These bows are made from a
single piece of Lemonwood. Only the very best staves are chosen for
these longbows. To ensure durability and performance the backs
of these longbows are formed by following a single growth ring
throughout the bows length.
They are suitable for draw weights up to around 90lb and draw
lengths up to 32".
Self wood bows in woods other than lemonwood are occasionally
available or can be made to order, these would be priced
This includes bows that have particular or
unique design features or that don't fit into any of the
categories above, priced individually.
Contact for details.
Postage and packaging
Postage and packing to mainland UK destinations is
Overseas postage prices
are varied and depends on the destination and the size and
weight of the package. Also there may be country specific
restrictions that apply, customs documentation to complete, and
customs import duty to be paid. Prices can range from £50
Shipping insurance is not
included but can be purchased separately for around £70
A cedar or pine wood shaft arrow with field or
target points, parabolic fletching and plastic nocks.
Suitable for bows up to 60lb draw weight.
£65 for six arrows or £125 for 12
Footed and self nocked
Top quality target and field arrows
supplied with hardwood footings and self nocked with buffalo
Price from £45 each
Medieval Style Arrows
A Boyton Pine wood shaft arrow with 5 1/2
" hand cut, full length fletching (fully bound). Self nocked with buffalo
horn inserts, a choice of heads.
Price £350 for 12 arrows
Medieval Battle Arrows
These arrows are made using a 1/2" poplar
shaft and a hand forged steel bodkin. They are self nocked with
horn inserts and have full length fletching bound with black or
ivory coloured thread. Varnished or un varnished if required.
Other heads available.
Prices from £65
Carved buffalo Horn Longbow Nocks
buffalo horn nocks are carved from a single piece of horn. Their
design was inspired by the dragon head carvings found on the
front of Viking long ships.
designs can be made to order, contact me with you requirements.
Price £170 for a single carved nock and a plain rounded
£300 for a matching pair of carved nocks.
Solid Sterling Silver Longbow Nocks
These nocks are made
from solid sterling silver. The design is first made from a
buffalo horn and then this template is sent to the
silversmiths who take a mould and cast the nock in solid
Prices from around £280 for a pair, dependant on
the design and final weight of the nocks
A single looped, laid in Flemish string
or a custom length double loop in
black and white B50 with a central serving in black or Green.
Payment is made on completion of the order
and approval of the work, either in person or through e-mailed
photos and reports. Most orders will require a £100 deposit,
deducted from the final payment.
Payments can be made in cash, cheques,
bank money transfers or with a credit card (online using Pay
Payments using Pay Pal in the UK will incur an additional charge of
Payments using Pay Pal from overseas will incur an additional charge
that is dependant on the country of purchase, contact for