Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,489 pages of information and 233,926 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

William Billingsley

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search

William Billingsley (1758-1828) of Nantgawr China Works

1758 Born in Derby.

1774 Apprenticed at the William Duesbury Derby China Works.

1780 Married to Sarah Rigley at St Alkmunds church in Derby.

Following his departure from Nantgarw, Billingsley worked for the Coalport China factory.

He died on 16th January 1828

See Also


Sources of Information