Anchor Works, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent
| 1900 map showing Anchor Works |
|The Anchor works should not be confused with the nearby, and similarly named
"Anchor Pottery", which was worked by Sampson Bridgwood &
From: Jewitt's 'Ceramic Art of Great Britain' - 1878.
Note: From the 1900 map it can be seen that the Anchor works is bounded by Anchor Road and Sutherland Road, it is only on the corner of the works that it touches Market Street.
|1823||1842||Thomas & John Carey||according to Jewitt T & J Carey also occupied the King Street Works, Fenton from 1840....|
|c.1835||1856||John Ashwell||Pigot's trade directory records Ashwell & Co. at the Anchor Works in 1835 - it may be that at some time Ashwell shared the works with the Carey brothers, it was not uncommon for manufacturers to share works.|
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