Top Bridge Works, Longport
Also see the Bottom (or 'New Bridge') Works.
|c.1793||1887||Davenport||Davenports occupied the Longport Pottery, and the Top & Bottom Bridge Works)|
|c1891||1903/4||W & E Corn||W & E Corn located here from a pottery in Navigation Road, Burslem.|
|1961||Price & Kensington||New company formed from Price Bros and Kensington Pottery Ltd|
Frontage of the 'Top Bridge' factory from Newcastle Lane
looking towards Trubshaw Cross and Burslem / Tunstall.
The rear of the factory showing the remaining bottle kiln -
the canal at the bottom of the picture is the Trent & Mersey.
The factory is shown on the 1851 Ordnance Survey map.
You can go for a 'walk'
around Longport and
the New Bridge Pottery.
Questions/comments? email: Steve Birks