H & R Johnson Ltd., Connaught Street, Tunstall

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Date:June 1964

Description:The building in the photograph is the drum dryer and slip house at H & R Johnson's ceramic tile works in Connaught Street in Tunstall. Slip is a mixture of clay, other ceramic materials and water used either in a mould or to decorate ceramic tiles. Is that a leak of slip in the bottom left hand corner? The factory has been demolished and the site cleared.

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Creators: Mr Bert Bentley - Creator

Image courtesy of: Stoke on Trent City Archives.

Donor ref:SD1480/072-04 (204/33745)

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