Tyne and Wear HER(13188): Millfield, Sunderland Pottery (Wearside Pottery) - Details
Millfield, Sunderland Pottery (Wearside Pottery)
Pottery Manufacturing Site
Shown on Ordnance Survey third edition of 1919. The Sunderland Pottery Company traded between 1913 and 1957. Initially it produced a range of brown wares from local clay, but later specialised in fireproof cooking ware, ornamental ware and mixing bowls. By 1941 Wearside Pottery Company constructed larger premises.
Ordnance Survey third edition 1919; Under Construction Archaeology, December 2009, Former Cornings Glass Factory, Lisburn Terrace, Millfield, Sunderland - Desk Based Assessment