F Buckley & Son






 

Location and period of operation:

F Buckley & Son

Tunstall

c. 1930s

c. 1940s

 Frank Buckley was a decorator operating at the Plex Street Pottery, Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent.

  • They used blanks (undecorated ware) from pottery manufacturers and then added their own decoration - often in an art deco style or floral pattern. 

  • Buckley was associated with H J Colclough and W H Grindley.

 

 



Buckley decorated ware - "Silver Queen" pattern

 


"Apple Blossom" pattern

These examples used a GRINDLEY blank



unnamed pattern - Frank Buckley & Son 

 



Made in England
F BUCKLEY & SON 
PLEX POTTERY 
TUNSTALL STAFFS



A Frank Buckley Production 

the Buckley mark is overprinted on the
blank ware manufacturers mark 


 

 

The backstamps show the GRINDLEY ship but the name
has been blacked out and
F BUCKLEY & SON PLEX POTTERY TUNSTALL STAFFS
has been printed underneath


Questions/comments/contributions? email: Steve Birks