Holdcrofts Ltd


Location and period of operation:

Holdcrofts Ltd  





Manufacturer of earthenware ware at the Sutherland Pottery in Longton, Stoke-on-Trent
  • Originally founded as Joseph Holdcroft in 1865. 

  • Joseph Holdcroft died on the 30th April 1904. After Joseph died the pottery was then taken over by his son, Thomas who added the production of enameled brick to the output. 

  • The company was Incorporated in 1906 and then traded as Holdcrofts Ltd.

  • In 1939 the company was taken over by Cartwright & Edwards, who closed the business by 1940. 

Previously: Joseph Holdcroft




Marks used on ware for identification:

Holdcrofts Ltd



Holdcrofts Ltd