in Stoke-on-Trent and area
Works, Middleport, Burslem
20 August 1979
Former Calcining Works
STOKE ON TRENT SJ84NE NEWPORT
Former calcining works. Late 19th Century.
Brick with plain tiled roofs.
works on the Trent & Mersey canal
Former calcining works. Late 19th Century. Brick
with plain tiled roofs.
L-plan. Works comprise a 2-storeyed workshop
range parallel with the canal, with 5 blocked windows and upper
loading doors. At right angles to this, a single-storeyed range,
once open on a series of arcaded arches now filled in.
At the east of the site, a pair of calcining
kilns adjoin the workshop range: one a narrow cylindrical form,
the other square in section with heavily moulded cap, and
chimney to rear.
2 Calcining kilns, prominent
canal side position on the Trent and Mersey canal, near the
junction with the Burslem canal extension.
The square and
round hovels, alongside Newport Lane
Detail on the
Pottery, Port Street, Middleport
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