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Posted by alanbradshaw on 2008/12/11 8:50:10 (7164 reads)
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I have a dinner service everything in it is fish shaped. Colour mainly cream with blue/turquoise edging.Markings are SHORTER AND SON STOKE ON TRENT ENGLAND. Can anyone shed any light on this. Alan Bradshaw

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Posted: 2008/12/11 9:22  Updated: 2008/12/11 9:22
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 Re: Shorter Fish Service
Shorter introduced Fish ware in 1928 and continued production of this popular range until they linked with Crown Devon in 1964. I believe Crown Devon purchased the Shorter moulds.

The original dinner service comprised of a serving plate and six medium size plates in a matt glaze. Additions were made to the range into the 1950s. Fish ware was produced in a variety of glazes and colour combinations.
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