Location and period of operation:
Earthenware and Jasper ware manufacturers at Eastwood, Hanley.
Previously: Hackwood & Co (also known as Hackwood, Dimmock & Co)
Subsequently: William & Thomas Hackwood. (also known as William Hackwood & Son)
"WILLIAM HACKWOOD occupies a pot-work in Hanley, near the Caldon Canal" Ward - History of the Borough of Stoke-upon-Trent 1843.
| read a 1840 report into child labour - HACKWOOD |
Initials used on ware for identification:
Summary of the operation of the Hackwood family:
Operator Works location operation date Hackwood & Co
(also known as Hackwood, Dimmock & Co)
Eastwood, Hanley 1807-27 William Hackwood Eastwood, Hanley 1827-43 William & Thomas Hackwood New Hall, Shelton 1844-50 William Hackwood & Son New Hall, Shelton 1846-49 Thomas Hackwood New Hall, Shelton 1849-53
The above information may
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for all potters - if you have information to
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email: Steve Birks