John Chew






 

Location and period of operation:

John Chew

Longton

1903

1904

(See sources)

China manufacturer at the Mill Street Works, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent

 

John Chew's family: 

 

Previously: Boulton & Co. 

Subsequently: Stubbs Bros and John Chew Ltd. / Stubbs Bros.

 

 

John Chew tea set in the Clyde pattern
John Chew tea set in the Clyde pattern 

John Chew tea set in the Trent pattern
John Chew tea set in the Trent pattern 

 


 

Initials and marks used on ware for identification:

J C
L

initials sometime appearing as 
an impressed mark inside a diamond
- the L is for the town name of Longton


 

TRENT
J CHEW'S
CHINA 
LONGTON

 



1898 map showing the location of the Mill Street Works in blue

Mill Street is shown in red 
(it was subsequently named Edensor Road - which it merged into)

The Commerce Street Works where John Chew was previously a partner
in the pottery business of H. Aynsley & Co is shown in green

 


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