J Shore & Co
Location and period of operation:
Shore & Co
J Shore & Co, china manufacturer at the Edensor Works, New Street, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, England.
The business began as J Shore & Co in 1887 - the partners were John Shore and William Coggins.
John Shore and a John William Coggins also operated the Belgrave Works in Longton.
Subsequently: Shore, Coggins & Holt (1905-1910)
cup in the STANLEY pattern produced by J Shore & Co
Initials used on ware for identification:
J S & Co
with these initials
often with a crown on top
the name of the pattern is sometimes included.
J S & Co
S & Co. L
the "L" refers to the town of Longton
the registration number
151437 gives a
date of 21 June 1890 for the registration of the pattern
S & Co. L.
Shore & Co. Longton
The Edensor Works
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