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Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design — British History.

Is one of the counties most affected by the industrial revolution. The county town has never dominated the shire. In pre‐Conquest days, it was overshadowed by Tamworth and Lichfield, in...

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Staffordshire

Michael Clarke and Deborah Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 181 words.

The centre for the English *ceramics industry, based in North Staffordshire, around the Five Towns (Burslem, Tunstall, Stoke, Longton,

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Staffordshire

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 1096 words.

English county noted for its ceramic production. The industry was concentrated in the Potteries, an area of North Staffordshire incorporating

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Staffordshire

David Drakard.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 1075 words.

English county noted for its ceramic production. This article is devoted to the development of the industry in the Potteries, an area of North Staffordshire incorporating the six towns of...

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Staffordshire

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design — British History.

Is one of the counties most affected by the industrial revolution. The county town has never dominated the shire. In pre‐Conquest days, it was overshadowed by Tamworth and Lichfield, in...

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Staffordshire

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 601 words.

is one of the counties most affected by the industrial revolution. The county town has never dominated the shire. In pre‐Conquest days, it was overshadowed by Tamworth and Lichfield, in...

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Staffordshire <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 7 words.

m ˈstafǝɹdʃǝɹ, -ˌʃǝɪɹ

sp Staffordshire1

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Staffordshire

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 593 words.

is one of the counties most affected by the industrial revolution. The county town has never dominated the shire. In

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Staffordshire

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 128 words.

cassia, glacier • apraxia, dyspraxia • banksia • eclampsia • estancia, fancier, financier, Landseer • intarsia

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Staffordshire

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 128 words.

cassia, glacier • apraxia, dyspraxia • banksia • eclampsia • estancia, fancier, financier, Landseer • intarsia

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Staffordshire

J. A. Cannon.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 897 words.

is one of the counties most affected by the industrial revolution. The county town has never dominated the shire. In

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Staffordshire

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 898 words.

is one of the counties most affected by the industrial revolution. The county town has never dominated the shire. In

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Staffordshire

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 65 words.

County in w central England. The terrain consists of rolling hills with moorlands in the n. The region is

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Medieval Manuscript Fragments at the Staffordshire Record Office

Ralph Hanna and Thorlac Turville-Petre.

in The Library

December 2015; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Bibliography; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 8711 words.

This essay draws attention to two largely untapped resources for manuscript study. Perhaps primarily, it exposes the potential riches still unexamined in local record offices. We here...

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Staffordshire Hoard

in The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Late Antiquity. 103 words.

The largest collection of *Anglo-Saxon *gold and *silver objects yet found, first rediscovered by a metal-detectorist in

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Kendall family (per. c. 1700–1807), ironmasters, of Staffordshire, Furness, and Brecknockshire

Brian G. Awty.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1567 words.

Kendall family (per. c. 1700–1807), ironmasters, of Staffordshire, Furness, and Brecknockshire, together with the kindred families of Cotton and Hall, played a leading role in...

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Turning the tide: prospects for an industrial renaissance in the North Staffordshire ceramics industrial district

Philip R. Tomlinson and J. Robert Branston.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

November 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Development Planning and Policy; Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 10433 words.

Drawing upon the evolutionary geography literature, we analyse how the North Staffordshire ceramics industrial district has begun to reverse a phase of ‘long decline’ (1979–2008). Our...

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School outbreak of <i>Escherichia coli</i> O157 with high levels of transmission, Staffordshire, England, February 2012

Laura Bayliss, Robert Carr, Obaghe Edeghere, Elizabeth Knapper, Kathy Nye, Gareth Harvey, Goutam Adak and Harsh Duggal.

in Journal of Public Health

September 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 3916 words.

Background

Verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) are bacteria that cause infectious gastroenteritis and in certain settings can cause widespread...

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Cycle helmet ownership and wearing; results of a survey in South Staffordshire

Sue Wardle and Zafar Iqbal.

in Journal of Public Health

March 1998; p ublished online March 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

Background

Despite increasing evidence indicating that wearing cycle helmets can reduce the severity of head injuries, particularly in children, there is a...

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Staffordshire blue brick

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 57 words.

A dense clay *engineering brick that is blue in colour, either pressed or wire cut with very high strength

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‘The Excellent Example of the Working Class’: Medical Welfare, Contributory Funding and the North Staffordshire Infirmary from 1815

Alannah Tomkins.

in Social History of Medicine

April 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; History of Medicine. 7913 words.

Summary

Contributory funding schemes for hospitals typically emerged in the late nineteenth century, but the North Staffordshire Infirmary was probably the...

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