Thomas Booth & Son


Location and period of operation:

Thomas Booth & Son




Earthenware and ironstone manufacturers at the Church (Bank) works in Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent 

  • Thomas Booth (the founder of the business) had died in 1872 and his son Thomas Gimbert Booth took over the business on his own account. The title became Thomas Booth & Son. 


Formerly: T Booth & Co

Subsequently: T. G. Booth


Thomas Booth & Son shallow dish in the Indian Ornament pattern

this pattern was continued through the successive iterations
of the Booth companies

plate in the Madras pattern 




Marks & initials used on ware for identification:


T B & S

T B & S

'Indian Ornament' is the pattern name 


T B & S
impressed mark: IRONSTONE

'VASE' is the pattern name
- this pattern was introduced by Thomas Booth & Co -

the registration diamond gives a 
date of registration as 14 September 1868


- click the map for more information on the Church Bank Works - 


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