Labeled as a Dennis Plowright. He was a mechanical engineer and violin-maker, was born on January 11, 1925. He died on October 26, 2007, aged82. in 1951 and in thenext 45 years he completed an impressive 51 violins, 98violas and 27 cellos. In addition to constructing newinstruments he also carried out repairs for string musicians.
Plowright was also a keen amateur cellist and pianist.
In 1984 he retired to Exmouth, but not from the world ofinstruments - he made his last instrument in 2005 despitehis failing eyesight.