Cooper, Nixon & Co


Location and period of operation:

Cooper, Nixon & Co



Oct 1875


Earthenware manufacturer at the Viaduct Works at Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, England
  • The partners were William Cooper, Joseph Nixon and William Dethick.

  • In June 1866 they were prosecuted and fined 1 0s 0d with 13s costs (J. E. Davis, Esq., Stipendiary Magistrate, Longton) for "employing a child before noon and after 1 p.p. on the same day." Reports of the Inspectors of Factories to Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State ... for the half year ending 31st October 1866. 

  • In October 1875 Joseph Nixon retired from the business which was continued by Cooper & Dethick.


Previously at the Viaduct Works: Lowe & Abberley

Subsequently: Cooper & Dethick  

The London Gazette
29th October 1875

notice of the retirement of Joseph Nixon from
the partnership, which was continued by
Cooper and Dethick


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