San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Lecture by Keith Martin, current owner of the historic Foley Pottery, Fenton, Stoke on Trent
The History of the Foley & its Potteries
Held at the Gladstone Pottery Museum, Longton, 11.30-12.30 am, followed by a site visit to the Foley in the afternoon hosted by Keith.
Meet at the Gladstone at 2.00 pm to walk to the Foley or at 2.15 pm at the Foley site:
Foley Pottery: http://www.foleypottery.com/
This is an event in the regular meetings programme of the Northern Ceramic Society. Meetings are open to non-members as a single event and non-members may attend the open meetings such as the annual Godden lecture in May each year. If you want to attend events regularly, please join the society- you will find friendly and like-minded folk at every event.
When & Where
Northern Ceramic Society
The NCS is a ceramics collectors' and researchers' membership society, established in 1972. A registered UK charity (287630), it has the key aim of 'the advancement of the education of the public in the study of the history and manufacture of ceramics'. The society has a regular programme of lecture meetings, events, visits and residential seminars, along with an active publications policy. Seminars and events are open to non-members, but to attend more than one regular lecture meeting in the programme year we recommned that you join the Society. You will find a friendly and knowledgeable group of like-minded people at each event.