Home | Time | People | Place | Subject | Culture | Institution | myCollection
Home Search Institutions Jackfield Tile Museum

Search

Jackfield Tile Museum
Salthouse Road
Jackfield
Telford

TF8 7LJ
Contact
Telephone: 01952 882030
Email: jackfield@ironbridge.org.uk

Show Map

Overview of collections

The bulk of the collection consists of tiles and moulds relating both to the site itself (the Craven Dunnill Tile Works), and the neighbouring Maw and Co. factory (now an arts centre). The museum also houses the Ironbridge Museums' mineral and geology collections.

Overview of how collections are displayed

The Trade Showroom and the administrative offices of the original factory have been restored and now house the main collection displays. In addition, two tile-making companies are housed on site, so that visitors can view the tile-making process itself.
A separate gallery presents the geological collections belonging to the Ironbridge Museums.

Star Objects at this location

Pictorial tile panels from Charing Cross Hospital
Peacock tile panel
Collection Descriptions
Archives Collection (Jackfield Tile Museum)
Archival material associated with the history of the factories. Designated
Decorative & applied Art Collection (Jackfield Tile Museum)
The bulk of the collection consists of decorative floor and wall tiles produced by Craven Dunnill and Maws and Co. De...
Fine Art Collection (Jackfield Tile Museum)
Fine art material associated with the history of the factories. Designated
Geology Collection (Jackfield Tile Museum)
The geology collection relates mainly to the local area, but contains the national metallurgical slag collection Des...
Oral History Collection (Jackfield Tile Museum)
Recorded memories of people associated with the factories. Designated

Site design by Orangeleaf Systems

This site is designed so that its contents are accessible to every type of browser. Your browser, however, may not support basic Web standards, preventing the display of our site's design details. You are encouraged to upgrade to a more standards compliant browser.