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About Henry Bowers:

Henry Bowers of Chard, Somerset,  is a Premier Westcountry based family business.

Established in 1840, Henry Bowers has a proud history of supplying the equestrian community with quality products at competitive prices.

Built by Henry Bowers for HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

In the early days Henry Bowers carts and carriages were built and supplied nationwide. Including the design and build of carriages for HRH The Duke of Edinburgh (above) and King Hussein of Jordan (below).

Built by Henry Bowers for King Hussein of Jordan

We stock the following brands:

Mark Todd, Caldene, Harry Hall, Hunter Rubber Co., Masta, Cottage Craft, Thorowgood, Shires, Airowear, HS1, Regent, Champion, Jumpers Horse Line, Hydrophane, NAF, Equine America, TAGG equestrian (loveson) and many more.

We carry extensive stock of the following:

Saddlery; English Leather and Synthetic, new and secondhand.

Leather Products; Bridles, Saddles, Stirrup Leathers, Breastplates etc.

Horse Boots; Various types and brands to suit everyone inc Woof Wear.

Rugs; All types of Rugs from flysheets to heavyweight turnout.

Riding Wear; Hacking Jackets, Show Jackets, Jodphurs, Chaps, Jodphur Boots, Gloves, Back/Body Protectors, Wet Weather Wear.

Hats; Riding Hats, Skull and Velvet Hats, Bowler Hats.

Hunting Equipment; Crops, Flasks, Hunting Jackets & Shirts.


In addition to our well stocked premises in Chard, we are also happy to supply products by mail order, nationally and internationally.

Easily accessible and ample parking is available.


Please visit our shop in Chard or  contact us for prices, availability and shipping rates.