H Middleton & (Co)
Location and period of operation:
China manufacturer at the Delphine Pottery Works, Longton
The "& Co" was added in 1912.
Formerly: Middleton & Hudson (c.1870-1889)
Subsequently: Hudson & Middleton Ltd (1941 - )
on the development of Middleton & Hudson
Initials used on ware for identification:
H & Co M
Godden records hat this mark has
been found on
porcelain of the 1910-30 period.
The mark may be that of J H Middleton & Co of Longton
this mark also appears with 'CHINA' instead of 'BONE CHINA'
there is a similar
with the words "CROWN CHINA"
The date "1870" refers to the original
founding of the company when it was
Middleton & Hudson
email: Steve Birks
updated: 22 Feb 2004