Location and period of operation:
Meakin Brothers (& Co)
Earthenware manufacturers at the Trent Pottery, Peel Street, Burslem
Variously listed as Meakin Bros and Meakin Bros & Co in the 1865 to 1873 period.
Initials used on ware for identification:
MEAKIN BROS & CO
The name appears
as printed or impressed mark (sometimes as both)
sometimes the town name "BURSLEM" is included.
Meakin Bros & Co backstamp
incorporating the Royal Arms
on the Royal Arms
Meakin Bros, Ironstone sugar bowl
email: Steve Birks
27 March 2004