This gift of six jugs, all made at the Coalport factory in Coalbrookdale, includes fine examples of porcelain made to commemorate significant landmarks in Shropshire history.

Three of them feature William Hill, elected MP for Shrewsbury in 1806. Two jugs relate to the history of Odd Fellow Lodges, and one is in commemoration of a local barge owner.


Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

The Square, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 1QH
01743 258885
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Opening times

Winter opening times Tues - Sat, 10am - 4.30pm Sunday, 11am - 4pm, last admissions 3pm Closed Mondays

Summer opening times Mon - Sat, 10am - 5pm, last admissions 4pm
Sunday, 11am - 4pm, last admission 3pm

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