Woodbank Street bottle ovens, Burslem

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Date:November 1963

Description:The old "Red Tea Pot" and earthenware factory on Woodbank Street (formerly Hanover Street) in Burslem. The photograph was taken from the corner of Velvet Street (now no longer). According to Bert Bentley, the old residents of the area called the works the Red Tea Pot Bank. The mix of ovens have been demolished. behind the works was the site occupied by Acme Marls.

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Creators: Mr Bert Bentley - Creator

Image courtesy of: Stoke on Trent City Archives.

Donor ref:SD1480/118-04 (204/35599)

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