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"Crazing" & Porous Body. Photographed by William Blake.
Lantern slide illustrating the problem known as "crazing" on the surface of a piece of ware with a porous body. This lantern slide appears to b...
"Daisy Bank" Marl Hole. Brick and Tile. Longton. Photographed by William Blake.
Industrial landscape with a view of Daisy Bank marl hole. Taken at Edensor, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. These huge holes were created due to ...
"Placer" Filing a Saggar. Photographed by William Blake.
Factory interior with a pottery worker known as a placer filling a saggar. This image appears elsewhere in the collection and was used for a pre...
"Scourers", Dusting off the Flint. Photographed by William Blake.
Lantern slide showing pottery workers in the process of scouring. This lantern slide appears to be one of a group used for a presentation or sli...
"Scourers", Dusting off the Flint. Photographed by William Blake.
Lantern slide showing pottery workers in the process of scouring. This lantern slide appears to be one of a group used for a presentation or sli...
"Scourers", Dusting off the Flint. Photographed by William Blake.
Lantern slide showing pottery workers in the process of scouring. This lantern slide appears to be one of a group used for a presentation or slide...
"Strawing" China for Packing. Photographed by William Blake.
A pottery worker "Strawing" China as part of the packing process.
 "The Devil In The Potteries." Photography and Design by William Blake.
Industrial landscape taken at Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. This design, with its damning caption, is one of many tha...
"The Real Devil in Stoke On Trent." Photography and Design by William Blake.
Industrial landscape taken at Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. This design, with its damning caption, is one of many that appear to conf...
<cite>At the Roe-Buck in Newcastle</cite> - Minutes of a Meeting to discuss the building of new branch canals. From the Enoch Wood scrapbook.
At the Roe-Buck in Newcastle a group of prominent men have gathered to discuss the plans for new branch canals connecting Hanley, Shelton, Burslem ...
<cite>Libel!</cite> - Handbill from the Enoch Wood Scrapbook
In 1831 the Potters' Union came out in support of North Staffordshire's striking miners. Speculation Reports speculated that...
<cite>Proposed Commercial Canal</cite> - Declaration from the Enoch Wood scrapbook
exhibition A committee of subscribers to a scheme for a new canal are in uproar about the publication of a hand bill claiming to reflect their views. At th...



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