John Fell and Co


Location and period of operation:

John Fell & Co


c. 1884 


 (See sources)

Earthenware manufacturer at the Adelaide Works, Heathcote Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

  • The partners were John James Fell, James Forrester and Thomas Hobson

  • John Fell left the partnership in June 1886 and the business was continued by Forrester and Hobson who continued to trade as John Fell & Co

  • They were bankrupt by 1887.


John Fell & Co
Adelaide Works, Heathcote Road, Longton

Majolica, Jet and Earthenware Manufacturers
for Home and Foreign Markets
Buyers requireing Majolica not liable to craze, please call

The Pottery Gazette,  January 1885

The London Gazette,  June 15, 1886

notice of the dissolution of the partnership between John James Fell,
 James Forrester and Thomas Hobson 

The London Gazette,  July 15, 1887

notice of the appointment of trustees..

the debtor's were James Forrester and Thomas Hobson 
trading as..
John Fell & Co
Adelaide Works, Heathcote Road, Longton

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