The Royal Worcester standard printed factory mark includes the number 51 in the centre which refers to the year 1751 when the Worcester Porcelain Company was founded by Dr. Early standard marks show the crown slightly above or perched on the circle and from 1876 the crown sits down onto the circle. In 1862 with the restructuring of the Royal Worcester company and the introduction of a new factory mark came the first of the new Worcester date coding sequences.From 1862 until 1867 the last two numbers of the year would be used.These could be printed or impressed under the circle but like all impressed marks these could be difficult to see when they fill with glaze.From 1867 until 1877 the code would either be the printed last two numbers of the year or a capital letter under the circle reprrsenting the date.Adams, who as a child played with William Morris’s daughters at her home in Little Faringdon, Oxfordshire, began binding in the 1890s.She had only a short training period of four months in 1897, before winning first prize in bookbinding at the Oxford Arts & Crafts exhibition of 1898.Join the user-friendly dating site Do ULike and check out all local Worcester personals for free.Chat, make new friends, find your soulmate or people to hang out with, it’s much easier and fruitful here than even on craigslist or backpage personals.
In the late 1700s Worcester were among the first to use the Bute shape for teabowls, tea cups and coffee cups.
A former coach house and stables conversion, this delightful ground floor cottage set in the grounds of the owners' home in the Worcestershire conservation hamlet of Stoulton.
This Worcestershire holiday cottage has been very comfortably furnished and ideal for a romantic break in a beautiful part of the country.
The cottage in Stoulton provides well-equipped accommodation with a double bedroom with an en-suite shower room, a fitted kitchen with a Belfast sink and a spacious sitting room with a dining area.
Outside this Worcestershire cottage, guests can enjoy shared use of the owners' rear paddock which offers many seating areas, perfect for relaxing and enjoying the pleasant surroundings.