Over 60 items from a collection of over 550 pieces previously on loan to Ironbridge and exhibited at the Coalport China Works Museum.

The collectin illustrates the development of the local ceramics industry from the establishment of the Caughley Factory, the founding of Coalport and its absorption of Caughley, to the closure of Coalport and its removal to Stoke-on-Trent.

Artists include


Pilkington Collection which was previously on loan to the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust and exhibited at the Coalport China Works Museum

Coalport China Museum

High Street, Telford, Shropshire, TF8 7HT
01952 433 424

Opening times

March - Oct, Mon – Sun, 10am – 4pm
Oct - March: Tues - Sun, 10am - 4pm
Closed 24 – 25 Dec and 1 Jan

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