Ascot Pottery on Clough Street, Hanley

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Date:October 1963

Description:The Ascot Pottery was operated by Alcock, Lindley & Bloore, along with the neighbouring Vulcan Pottery on Clough Street. The factory opened in 1919 and the company became famous for "Brown Betty" teapots and then coffee pots.

On the extreme right of the photograph is the entrance to Slippery Lane. Now demolished and the site cleared, the works stood would be just alongside The Potteries Way.

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Creators: Mr Bert Bentley - Creator

Image courtesy of: Stoke on Trent City Archives.

Donor ref:SD1480/170-17 (204/38431)

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