Stubbs Bros & John Chew Ltd / Stubbs Bros. Ltd.


Location and period of operation:

Stubbs Bros & John Chew Ltd 

Stubbs Bros. Ltd







 (See sources

China manufacturers at the Mill Street Works (Argyle Works), Longton, Stoke-on-Trent.

NOTE: Godden notes the business of Stubbs Bros. and John Chew Ltd. but gives a date of c.1907
he gives a date of c.1899-1904 for Stubs Bros. on their own. 
However from the 1907 directory (see below) it was Stubbs Bros. on their own who were in operation in 1907. 

Previously: John Chew 



by 1907 the Mill Street Works was operated by
the Stubbs Brothers and had been renamed 
the Argyle Works

from..... 1907 Staffordshire Sentinel 
'Business Reference Guide to The Potteries, Newcastle & District'



Stubs Bros. and John Chew (Longton) Ltd - Mill Street Works, Longton


London Gazette - 8 March 1907

the winding up of Stubs Bros. and John Chew (Longton) Ltd
who were carrying on a business as Bankers

evidently after the closing of the pottery manufacturing business
John Chew tried his hand as a banker with the Stubbs Brothers
- although this appeared to be short lived too


cup and saucer in the Edwardian pattern - made by Stubs Bros. 



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