* Coal Mining in North Staffordshire website
* Apedale Heritage
Centre website at
North Staffordshire Coalfield Mining History
* Spode by Robert Copeland. Published by Shire
Publications Lt. 1998
* Spode: A History of the Family, Factory and
Wares 1733 - 1833 by
Leonard Whiter. Published by Barrie
and Jenkins 1990.
* James Sadler & Sons ceramic information
James Sadler & Sons website at www.james-sadler.co.uk
Aynsley website at www.aynsley.co.uk
Thomas Whieldon Artnet artist biography at
* 150 Years of the Shelton Works by Ray
Withington and Keith Robinson.
Published by the British Steel
Printing Dept. Lackenby 1991
* The Victorian Web website at
* Textiles by William Morris and Morris &
Co. 1861 - 1940 by Oliver
Fairclough and Emmeline Leary.
Published by Thames and Hudson
* A History of the County of Stafford: Leek and
the Moorlands edited by
M.W.Greenslade. Published by the
Oxford University Press 1996.
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