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Dunn, Bennett and Co

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Sauce boat.
Sauce boat marked with the logo of the old Rawalpindi Club.
Sauce boat marked with the logo of the old Rawalpindi Club.

Dunn, Bennett and Co of Royal Victoria Pottery, Burslem, Staffs, makers of china

1878 Company established.

1908 Incorporated as a limited company.

1914 Manufacturers of hotel china. Specialities: patent unchippable surface plates and dishes chiefly adapted for use in hotels, cafés, hydros, clubs and on board ship; tea and coffee pots, vegetable dishes, meat dishes and factors of glass tumblers, decanters, wine glasses etc. Employees 500. [1]

1968 Described as the "Minton of the hotel trade"; acquired by Doulton and Co[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1914 Whitakers Red Book
  2. The Times, Aug 19, 1968