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Saturday 27 October

Spode Heritage  Trust  Centre

11:30 am
Stories on the Mantelpiece :
Victorian Religious Figures
Stephen Duckworth

2:00 pm

Members’ Papers


Wallis, Gimson & Co.
Brian Allaker

Caughley, La Terre and related prints
Chris Brown

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Members & Non-Members are invited to

Winter Weekend 2019

25-27 January 2019

Britain and Europe


A distinguished group of speakers will
unpick some of the ceramic connections
between Britain and Continental Europe
from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century.



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Machin & Potts.

Waterloo China Works, Burslem

This book has been generously shared with the NCS by the
Reeves Collection, Washington & Lee University.

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Next NCS Seminar

Winter Weekend
25-27 January 2019

Britain & Europe

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New ceramic books by NCS members

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