Unwin, Holmes & Worthington


Location and period of operation:

Unwin, Holmes & Worthington



Sept 1867


Earthenware manufacturer at the Upper Hanley Works, the High Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent
  • The partners were Ralph Unwin, Charles Holmes and Thomas Worthington

  • 2nd September 1876 the partnership was dissolved. The business continued as Unwin & Holmes


Previously: Unwin, Mountford & Taylor

Subsequently: Unwin & Holmes  


London Gazette
17th September 1867

notice of the dissolution of the partnership



hand coloured transferware plate in the Mandarin pattern  




Marks & initials used on ware for identification:

U H & W


U. H. & W.

'MANDARIN' is the pattern name 


Unwin, Holmes & Worthington

'DRESDEN' is the pattern name 

Upper Hanley Works

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