Holdcrofts Ltd






 

Location and period of operation:

Holdcrofts Ltd  

Longton

1906

1939

 

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

1906-1939