John Shaw and Sons (Longton) Ltd






 

Location and period of operation:

John Shaw and Sons (Longton) Ltd

Longton

1920

  1963

(See sources)

John Shaw and Sons Ltd. were established in 1920 at the Drewery Works in Longton making Ornamental & Table ware. On 5 July 1933 they were registered as a limited company .

They traded as Burlington ware which later became Burlington Art Pottery.

The factories that were used for production were;

 


advert for Burlington Art Pottery, John Shaw
advert for Burlington Art Pottery 
John Shaw & Sons (Longton) Ltd
Willow Potteries

1947 Pottery Gazette & Glass Trade Review 

 

 

advert for Burlington Floral China
advert for Burlington Floral China 
John Shaw & Sons Ltd

1960 Pottery Gazette & Glass Trade Review 

 

 



Marks used on ware for identification:

 

Burlington Ware - J Shaw & Sons Ltd. England
Burlington Ware - J Shaw & Sons Ltd. England
mark used c.1959-63 

 


Burlington Ware Made in England 
mark used c.1959-63 

 

Burlington Bone China England - BBC
Burlington Bone China England - BBC
mark used c.1949+

 

Burlington Art Pottery - JSS Limited
Burlington Art Pottery - JSS Limited
mark used c.1931+

 


Burlington Ware - basket vase
Burlington Ware - basket vase 

 

Burlington Ware - donut vase for flower posies
Burlington Ware - donut vase for flower posies 

 


 

J Shaw & Sons toby jug
J Shaw & Sons toby jug

 

J Shaw & Sons cavalier toby jug
J Shaw & Sons cavalier toby jug

 


J Shaw & Sons monochrome toby jug

 


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