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Welcome to Carlton Ware World.
Site updated Sunday 11 November 2018

Announcements & recent additions.

See our tribute to the Centenary of the First Word War Armistice

Read about it here. ❑

Over the next few months I will be re-coding this site to bring it into line with the latest semantic standards to retain our high ratings.

I will also change its appearance and navigation. Some links will disappear temporarily, so please bear with me. It's a long job re-coding over 600 pages!

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Some Touching Moments ...

Notice, BIGGER navigation buttons to be touch-screen friendly.

Click here if you have any comments or complaints!

CHINALAND mountains

What was one of Carlton Ware's most elaborate & expensive patterns?

Read about a peak pattern on our
Recent Articles page. ❑

JAZZ vignette

See the Carlton Ware featured in Rhythm & Reaction, an exhibition about the Jazz Age in Britain.

Read about it here. ❑


Some of our viewers haven't noticed the search box at the top right of this page. This is especially useful if looking for specific patterns or shapes that are mentioned on this site. Just enter a name or number or indeed anything else. To help avoid mixing up pattern and shape numbers put an S before the shape number - eg S777.

Use this site as a springboard to all things Carlton Ware on the Web.

Just click or touch on the topics to the left to see what we have to offer. We hold occasional meetings in the UK during the Summer to which you are cordially invited.

If Carlton Ware is new to you, here is a brief note.

Carlton Ware pottery was first made c1890 by Wiltshaw & Robinson in the town of Stoke in the County of Staffordshire in an area known as The Potteries. Its wide-ranging, high quality output is well represented on the Internet, highlighting its importance.

This site,, is the only non-profit site dedicated to Carlton Ware.

It is run by a group of enthusiasts and covers all types of ware made up to 1989. It is the most authoritative site.

Many other websites feature Carlton Ware within their content. You can find a comprehensive list of these on our Links page. ❑

This website is image rich and is intended to be viewed on devices with larger screens such as tablets, laptops and desktops.
Although it can be viewed on smartphones you will get a poorer viewing experience.

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