Bakin, Walker & Broadhurst


Location and period of operation:

Batkin, Walker & Broadhurst

Lane End



Manufacturer of Earthenware, Stone China at Church Street, Lane End,

The partner's names were William Batkin, Thomas Henry Walker and Job Broadhurst, the partnership dissolved in 1845,but Thomas Walker may have carried it on until perhaps 1848.

Thomas Henry Walker married Lady Elizabeth Sherratt, apparently at Doveridge, Derbshire, England on March 21, 1836.  While he was involved in the pottery business, they lived on New Street, Lane End (Longton) according to a census from 1841, and later in Blurton near Longton.


Initials used on ware for identification:

B W & B



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