The Potteries district Stoke on Trent is made up of six main towns
Stoke-on-Trent - bottle ovens
Inspiring for me because this is where I grew up - before the Clean Air Act. Stoke Street Scene by Kurt Hutton. A woman walking up a street in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, with smoking bottle kilns belonging to potteries visible in the background, 2nd March 1946.
Narrow boat in the Top Lock, Etruria Lock, Trent and Mersey Canal, Stoke-on-Trent - See more at: http://www.beautifulengland.net/photos/index.php/staffordshire/stoke-on-trent/narrowboatinthetoplocketrurialocktrentandmerseycanalstokeontrent#sthash.W6cN6kcq.dpuf