A brief history of Price and Kensington pottery

Price & Kensington are an earthenware manufacturer based at Longport, Staffordshire and have been manufacturing in one form or other since 1896.

Today they are one of the many brands owned by the Rayware Group, alongside Arthur Wood, Kilner, Mason Cash, Ravenhead, Typhoon and Viners.

  • In 1896 Price Brothers were founded at the Crown Works at Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent
  • In 1922 Kensington Pottery Limited were founded at the Kensington Works, Hanley in Stoke-on-Trent
  • In 1962 Price Brothers and Kensington Pottery merged
Maker's marks for Price and Kensington pottery
The Price & Kensington mark from a modern teapot
The Price & Kensington mark from a modern teapot
Where can you find out more?

thepotteries.org

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