Factory shop, Lotus Ltd, Stafford

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Description:The Lotus Ltd. factory shop at Lotus's shoe factory on Sandon Road, Stafford.

Lotus was formerly Edwin Bostock's shoe factory, which was on Foregate Street, Stafford. The factory was destroyed by fire in 1901, but was rebuilt on Sandon Road in 1903. Bostock's became Lotus Ltd. in 1919. The Sandon Road factory was demolished in 1998.


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Lasting Room, Lotus Ltd, Stafford
Lasting Room, Lotus Ltd, Stafford

The lasting or making room at Lotus Ltd., Sandon Road, Stafford. This department ...

War work at Lotus Ltd, Stafford
War work at Lotus Ltd, Stafford

A large pyramid shaped stack of munitions shells with woman using machine in background ...

Lotus Ltd. Christmas Card, Stafford
Lotus Ltd. Christmas Card, Stafford

A Christmas card sent by Lotus Ltd., boot and shoe manufacturers, to its employees, ...

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Donor ref:P2021.019.0052 (37/45998)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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