Brighton Falls China

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GEM

Kansas City, KS

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#1
Mar 14, 2007
 
Looking for information on when this company began production and when they went out of business for research project on American china industry in this area.
wine connoseiuer

Baden, PA

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#2
Apr 2, 2007
 
You may want to check out Beaver Falls China.
jewels

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Apr 9, 2007
 
The Beaver Falls pottery company building has been sold and all contents are being removed/scrapped. There is some damage, but the facility looks like it stopped in mid-production. Molds, silkscreens and un-fired pottery abound.
PreservationP

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#4
Apr 10, 2007
 
Does anyone know who currently owns the Beaver Falls China Plant? I photograph historic industrial buildings and am interested in contacting them.
jac

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#5
Apr 10, 2007
 
check with southsideshutterbug.com or flickr.com . both have photographed this facility and may know the owner's name etc.

JVP

Since: Jul 07

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#6
Jul 26, 2007
 
It used to be called Mayer China also, thats what everyone calls it here
JaP

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#7
Aug 7, 2007
 
Funny to see this stuff my dad was the designer for mayer
jmyers

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#8
Sep 21, 2007
 
I used to work at that company and my father worked there for 36 years I can be reached at jmyers@e-volutioncomputers.com . If anybody has photos of this place besides what is on flickr please send them to that address.

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tom

Republic, PA

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#9
Jan 9, 2009
 
My wife and her ex husband used to own the plant.
It wasd a very high end plant.
Potsey

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#10
Jan 24, 2009
 
JaP wrote:
Funny to see this stuff my dad was the designer for mayer
Is your Dad still around. I would love to talk with him. Jerry Beaumont, WWW.beaumontpottery.com
Potsey

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#11
Jan 24, 2009
 
tom wrote:
My wife and her ex husband used to own the plant.
It wasd a very high end plant.
I'm friends with Mr. Louis Appel Jr. who also owned Mayer China. What ever happened and where did all the machinery go.
Jerry WWW.beaumontpottery.com
Potsey

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#12
Jan 24, 2009
 
I've been in the pottery business for 47 years and love the history of the China companies of Ohio. Any pictures of the insides of the China plants or books let me know.
Jerry Beaumont
WWW.beaumontpottery.com
Potsey

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#13
Jan 25, 2009
 
Potsey wrote:
I've been in the pottery business for 47 years and love the history of the China companies of Ohio. Any pictures of the insides of the China plants or books let me know.
Jerry Beaumont
WWW.beaumontpottery.com
I forgot, Beaver Falls is in Pa. I love China companies in Pa. When I was in collage at Alfred we went on a field trip to Shenago China and it was amazing.
Jerry
JVP

Ligonier, PA

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#14
Feb 23, 2009
 
They are tearing it down right now.

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