J Shore & Co


Location and period of operation:

J Shore & Co




  (See sources)

  J Shore & Co, china manufacturer at the Edensor Works, New Street, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, England.

  • The business began as J Shore & Co in 1887 - the partners were John Shore and William Coggins.

  • John Shore and a John William Coggins also operated the Belgrave Works in Longton.


Subsequently: Shore, Coggins & Holt (1905-1910)


cup in the STANLEY pattern produced by J Shore & Co




Initials used on ware for identification:

J S & Co

printed mark with these initials
often with a crown on top
the name of the pattern is sometimes included.


J S & Co


S & Co.  L

the "L" refers to the town of Longton



Stanley pattern

the registration number 151437 gives a
date of 21 June 1890 for the registration of the pattern

S & Co. L.

Shore & Co. Longton


The Edensor Works

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