About Grey Funnel

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Grey Funnel is owned and run by Adrian Rowe who has lived and worked on the Island for many years. After leaving school he took up an engineering apprenticeship with Elliott Turbomachinery in Cowes (formerly J Samuel White Shipbuilders & Engineers) followed by employment across a range of industries. 


Image: ' May Day' by Clare Curtis. Limited edition screenprint.

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The Gallery

A small range of paintings, medals and objets d'art are displayed at our gallery in Carter Road, Shanklin.

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The gallery was originally built for Woodford & Jolliffe Ltd as a sales office for coal and has had a number of occupants since including a mobility scooter shop and a bookshop who have both moved to larger premises is Shanklin.


The shop at 3 Carter Road was built on land originally owned by Vice Admiral Thomas Wren Carter (1787-1874)