SHARPE'S POTTERY MUSEUM


       The

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       Sharpe's Pottery Buildings


Sharpe's Pottery Museum is focused around a bottle kiln - one of only nine remaining in the area. A sensitive conversion has taken place to ensure efficient use of the space, with access for all, whilst retaining its industrial character.

The community of South Derbyshire and the surrounding area is able to access archives, photographs and educational materials on the Sharpe's Pottery site, enabling people to discover more about the historic, cultural and artistic environment of the area in a setting of past industrial importance.

The accommodation includes:

The buildings are used for the following purposes:

Sharpe's Pottery buildings offer an educational resource home for present and future generations.


Other sites which may be of interest:

Gladstone Pottery Museum, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire
Stoke on Trent: figures list 3 Price and Kensington Pottery (listed grade II*)