Thomas Hughes






 

Location and period of operation:

T Hughes

Burslem

c.1855

1894

  (See sources)

In 1820 Thomas Hughes established the Waterloo Road Works. These works were carried on by him and then his successors Stephen Hughes & Co until about 1856.

From c.1855 to 1881 Thomas Hughes (grand son of the original potter) continued in the works. He enlarged, improved and modernised the works.

 

Subsequently: Thomas Hughes and Son (Ltd)

 


Selected by the Committee for the Staffordshire Potteries 
to exhibit at the Paris Universal Exhibition of 1855 

 


 

Initials used on ware for identification:

THOMAS HUGHES
IRONSTONE CHINA

 


 

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