Wood & Blood


Location and period of operation:

Wood & Blood

Lane End

Aug 1827



Earthenware manufacturer at the St. Gregory's Pottery, High Street, Lane End, Stoke-on-Trent, England
  • The partners were Stephen Wood and Thomas Blood.

  • Previously in partnership with William Ratcliffe as Wood, Ratcliffe and Blood - William Ratcliffe left this partnership in July 1827. The business continued as Wood & Blood. 

  • Wood & Blood were also previously in partnership with Ratcliffe as Ratcliffe & Co., 'Makers of Blue' in the Shelton township.

  • In June 1829 a Commission of Bankrupt was awarded against Stephen Wood & Thomas Blood.

Previously: Wood, Ratcliffe and Blood


The London Gazette
27 October 1829

Notice of Commission of Bankrupt against
Stephen Wood & Thomas Blood 



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