John Hawthorn (& Son (s))


Location and period of operation:

John Hawthorn




Manufacturer of china door, lock, furniture knobs, handles in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, England.

Previously in partnership as Hawthorn & Nash in 1851 at the Regent Street Works, Burslem

Period Works Location Street name today comments
1852 - c.1859 Regent Street, Burslem Zion Street  
1860 - c.1870? Albert Street, Burslem Hobson Street 1868 listed as '& Sons' / 1869,70 listed as '& Son'
?1880 Abbey Pottery, Cobridge   made earthenware during this period
1882 118 Liverpool Road, Burslem Westport Road  

(See sources)


John Hawthorn
Abbey Pottery, Cobridge

 The Pottery Gazette, American and Canadian Edition, January 1st 1880






Marks used on ware for identification:

John Hawthorn

mark used c. 1880 at the Abbey Pottery


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