The Mystery of Myott: The History of the Myott Pottery Stoke-on-Trent 1898-1991 download epub
by Philip Pollitt,Anne Myott
Myott, Son & Co. Ltd. operated originally from the Alexander Pottery in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, in the North of England. It was a family run business producing earthenware from 1898.
Myott, Son & Co. Run by two brothers, Ashley and Sydney Myott (Ashley Myott is pictured above), the company soon had to expand to meet growing demand. They moved to the Brownfield’s Works in Cobridge, just North of Stoke-on-Trent and then extended the operation to the adjacent Upper Hanley Pottery in 1925.
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Myott’s popular decorative wares of the 1920’s,1930’s and 1940’s are the Myott Collectors Club raison d’etre. Established in 1898, the factory traded to 1902 at the Alexander Pottery, Stoke-on-Trent, Wolfe Street (sometimes referred to as the Wolfe Street Pottery). A good piece of Myott can sit beside some of the best Clarice Cliff and justifiably hold its head up high. It appears that Myott’s ‘art’ has been shrouded by a lack of knowledge and understanding, and veiled with anonymity. The Alexander Pottery was founded in the early part of the nineteenth century and was taken over by George Thomas Mountford in 1888 producing earthenware goods.
Company History 1947 Advert in British Industries Fair Catalogue as Exhibiting Member of the British Pottery Manufacturers' Federation of Federation House, Stoke-on-Trent.
1898 Ashley Myott, with family backing, took over the business of George Thomas Mountford at the Alexander Works. 1902 Moved to Brownfield's Works in Cobridge. He was helped by his brother, Sydney Myott, and both remained in the company management until the 1960s. The majority of wares made by Myotts were traditional tablewares. 1922 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. 1947 Advert in British Industries Fair Catalogue as Exhibiting Member of the British Pottery Manufacturers' Federation of Federation House, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Pottery and Glassware Section - Olympia, Ground Floor, Sand No. 202).
Myott Son & Co. 2 tiny craze lines under the glaze on the back of the plate. MATERIAL: Staffordshire Ironstone China. ORIGIN: Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. DECORATION: Transfer Ware. PATTERN: Country Life - Blue. housewares ~ kitchenware ~ english fine bone china ~ kitchenalia.
Myott, Staffordshire Ware, Replacement China, discontinued china pattern, Made in Staffordshire England. A fire in 1949 destroyed many of the official records and pattern design books of Myott Pottery at Stoke and Cobridge. The company relocated again after 1949 to the larger Crane Street Pottery in Hanley and in 1969 were taken over by an American corporation Interpace. 1976 saw the company merge with Alfred Meakin Limited. The name was then lost after the company was taken over by the Churchill Group.
Firstly, Stoke-on-Trent is not the destination of choice for those looking to spend a weekend in picturesque . History of The Potteries
Firstly, Stoke-on-Trent is not the destination of choice for those looking to spend a weekend in picturesque surroundings. While I might have just offended the good inhabitants of the city with this statement, it has to be said that, taken as a whole, this is far from the prettiest place in England. History of The Potteries.
The position of Lord Mayor of Stoke-on-Trent is largely ceremonial. The role of Lord Mayor is decided upon by a vote amongst the elected councillors of Stoke-on-Trent City Council; the candidates are also selected from the councillors
The position of Lord Mayor of Stoke-on-Trent is largely ceremonial. The role of Lord Mayor is decided upon by a vote amongst the elected councillors of Stoke-on-Trent City Council; the candidates are also selected from the councillors. The current Lord Mayor is Councillor Jackie Barnes. Between 1910 and 1928 the Borough, and later, City of Stoke-on-Trent had a Mayor rather than a Lord Mayor. The first Mayor of Stoke-on-Trent was Cecil Wedgwood of the Wedgwood pottery dynasty.
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