The New Student's Reference Work/Stoke-upon-Trent

2949471The New Student's Reference Work — Stoke-upon-Trent

Stoke-upon-Trent, a manufacturing town in Staffordshire, England, on Trent River. It is a modern town noted for its factories of porcelain, earthenware, tiles and tessellated pavements, which are among the largest in the world. Coal-mining, bricklaying and iron-works are also carried on. There are statues of Wedgwood and Minton in the city. Population 89,015. See Borough of Stoke-upon-Trent by Ward.