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The Rocking Horse Shop

Designers, Makers & Restorers of Beautiful Rocking Horses Since 1976

A Small Rocking Horse: Plan 101



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Plan 101 for our Small Traditional Rocking Horse. 

Approx. Finished Size: 42" long x 33" high x 16" wide

(1067 x 838 x 407mm)

Rocking Horse Plans Key

Really simple. Easy joints, no carving.

Straight forward method. Perhaps some carved elements.

For more practised woodworkers.

Experienced carvers only!

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  • Specification
  • Suitable for riders from 3 to 6 years.

    All the information you need to make this beautiful and classic traditional rocking horse.The design draws together many features of the best Victorian horses - great character and pleasing proportions, head angled slightly to one side, smooth and easy rocking action etc.The finished horse will become a well loved part of the family and an heirloom. You will thoroughly enjoy making it, & the kids will love it!



    • Actual size drawings (no scaling necessary)
    • Step-by-step instructions
    • Cutting lists
    • Colour pictures
    • A FREE VOUCHER worth £5.00 which may be used against any future order for accessories worth £50 or more.


    Our instructional video 'Making Rocking Horses' is an online stream, you will be emailed a link when we process your order. More information can be found here. Full price when purchased separately is £6.00. 

  • Reviews
  • Good Quality Plans

    5 out of 5 stars

    By Garry Douse

    I made this small rocking horse from solid walnut with oak pedestal, the plans a wonderfully simple to follow, would highly recommend to anyone thinking of giving it a go.

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  • Our plans are generally kept in stock and ready for immediate delivery.