Steelite Factory - Middleport, Burslem

Nearby on the canal is Price and Kensington Potteries, Longport Warf, Burgess and Leigh and a few other potteries. Just behind and across the canal is one of H & R Johnson factories. On Newcastle Lane (towards Burslem) are some 17thC cottages.

Dalehall Works entrance


Dalehall Works entrance of Steelite International  in Yale Street, Middleport, Burslem.

Yale Street is at the bottom of Port Vale Street at the top of which are some 17th C cottages.

Almost alongside Steelite is the Victorian Factory of Burgess and Leigh.

Both factories back onto the Trent and Mersey canal.


The rear of the Steelite factory showing the blending of the old and new.

The new warehousing was completed in 1999.

The canal is the Trent and Mersey.

The sign you may find on the bottom of hotel and restaurant ware.

Photos taken October 1999 - S.C.Birks

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