This gallery contains a selection of Victorian pressed glass produced by the Edward Moore glassworks in South Shields.
Edward Moore, Tyne Flint Glass Works, South Shields
In 1836 Ann Moore gave birth to her first son, whom she named Edward. Her husband, Peter, worked in the Office of Customs and provided a home for the family in the parish of All Saints, Newcastle Upon Tyne. 1 By the age of 15 the family had relocated to Gateshead and Edward was working…Keep reading