Rockwood Joinery

Preservation Carpentry

About Us


     J. Scott McDowell has been a Preservation Carpenter since 1995. A graduate of the North Bennet Street School in Boston, his  journeyman work  included restoration of the historic doors at Harvard University's Memorial Hall/Saunders Theater. Eight years as a woodcrafter for the National Park Service/ Building Conservation Branch of the Northeast Cultural Resource Center included work on the Old State House in Boston, the USS Constitution Museum, John Quincy Adams law offices, and Miriam House in Concord, Massachusetts - a "witness structure" to the Battle of Lexington and the "Shot Heard 'Round the World". Scott  opened the Rockwood Joinery in 2004.


 The Rockwood Joinery combines advanced construction technologies and traditional craftsmanship to insure long lasting beauty in your project.

Contact Us

31 Smith St. Bristol, RI 02809