Shorter, Bettelley, Millward & Co


Location and period of operation:

Shorter, Bettelley, Millward & Co





Earthenware and Majolica manufacturers at the Batavia Works, Stoke, Stoke-on-Trent
  • Arthur Shorter was apprenticed as a china ware painter at Mintons

  • Around 1872 Shorter started his own business in partnership with others - the partners were Arthur Shorter, Joseph Bettelley, William Millward and James Boulton

  • On 9th November 1878 the partnership was dissolved and the business continued by Arthur Shorter and James Boulton.

Subsequently: Shorter & Boulton 


London Gazette
15 November 1878

notice of the dissolution of the partnership - the 
business to be carried on by Shorter and Boulton



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