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The Coalport Porcelain Factory was established in 1795 by John Rose.  He began his pottery business in Jackfield in 1793 but moved to Coalport two years later.

Coalport was a small settlement on the banks of the River Severn in the United Kingdom.  

The Coalport China Museum now stands on the site of the Coalport Pottery in what is now called Ironbridge.

The works was moved to Stoke-on-Trent Staffordshire, known as The Potteries, in 1926.

Coalport joined the Wedgwood Group in 1967 and today operates out of the Wedgwood site at Barlaston, where they have their own manufacturing unit and their own range of backstamps.

According to John von Hoelle Coalport made thimbles during the nineteenth century but they were not marked.

Coalport thimbles have domed apexes and rarely have gold-painted rims. The rim is flared and the china is slightly chunky, not being fine bone china.

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MIB Coalport Fine Bone China Music Musical Lyre Gold Painted Thimble

MIB Coalport Fine Bone China Music Musical Lyre Gold Painted Thimble

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Coalport Fine China Thimble with Hot Air Balloons from England

Coalport Fine China Thimble with Hot Air Balloons from England

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Coalport Fine China Thimble with Flowers from England

Coalport Fine China Thimble with Flowers from England

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Sealyham Terrier Fine China Coalport Thimble Made in England

Sealyham Terrier Fine China Coalport Thimble Made in England

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ALBANY FLOWERS THIMBLE  BY COALPORT - TCC

ALBANY FLOWERS THIMBLE BY COALPORT - TCC

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COALPORT Bone China "Harebell" Flower Thimble Made in England -  1" High

COALPORT Bone China "Harebell" Flower Thimble Made in England - 1" High

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New In Original Box COALPORT Bone China Thimble Made In England Chester

New In Original Box COALPORT Bone China Thimble Made In England Chester

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Set of 3 PADDINGTON BEAR Thimbles - Coalport England

Set of 3 PADDINGTON BEAR Thimbles - Coalport England

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Coalport Albany Flowers Porcelain Thimble - TCC 1987 - Bone China Made in Eng.

Coalport Albany Flowers Porcelain Thimble - TCC 1987 - Bone China Made in Eng.

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Coalport Ming Rose Porcelain Thimble

Coalport Ming Rose Porcelain Thimble

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