A G Richardson and Co Ltd


Location and period of operation:

A G Richardson and Co Ltd






 (See sources)

A G Richardson & Co Ltd, earthenware manufacturers in Tunstall, then Cobridge, Stoke-on-Trent.

NOTE: There was also an Albert G Richardson at the Regal Pottery in Cobridge from 1920-21.


see 1956 article on A G Richardson & Co Ltd



Initials used on ware for identification:


(note: these initials were also used by Albert G Richardson of the Regal Pottery, Cobridge)



Their earliest home the firm was founded in 1915 was the Gordon Pottery, Tunstall, where they continued until 1934. In 1934 Britannia Pottery, Cobridge, was acquired. It was considered a model factory at the time. Circular in plan, all departments being on one floor, except the moulding shop, a maximum of production with a minimum of effort was achieved.



This company used the trade name: 'Crown Ducal' 


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