Cooper & Dethick


Location and period of operation:

Cooper & Dethick


Oct 1875

Sept 1882


Earthenware manufacturer at the Viaduct Works at Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, England
  • The partners were William Cooper and William Dethick.

  • "They produced plain and printed earthenware of the ordinary kinds, and drab and other coloured bodies, both for the home and foreign markets." - Jewitt's Ceramic Art of Great Britain 1800-1900 

  • In September 1882 William Dethick retired from the business which was continued by William Cooper. 


Previously: Cooper, Nixon & Co  

Subsequently: William Cooper and Sons  

The London Gazette
15th September 1882

notice that William Dethick had retired from the business 



Initials used on ware for identification:

C & D



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