Milk bottle dating
Monday 16th July -a tour of the Quinn Glass factory near Ellesmere Port in Cheshire to see the production of glass milk bottles.Further details to follow as this was only arranged this morning, but anyone interested can contact me.Please contact Paul Luke on 01375 679527 or email: [email protected] if you'd like to be there.Mike Ferguson and Peter Hayward are planning to host an old fashioned Convention this year on Sunday 4th October at the Parish Hall in Easton-in-Gordano.Factory address: QUINN glass UK, Ash Road, Elton, Cheshire, CH2 4LF.
All Milk Bottle News subscribers are welcome and proceedings will start between 9.00 and 10.00am.To celebrate the 75th anniversary of Cotteswold Dairy, Roger and George Workman have kindly agreed for us to have a convention and tour of the dairy on 20th July 2013.We will be able to see the production facility in full swing and see the bottling process from tanker to bottle.The 'pintie' (right) is the shape we're looking for, they don't have to be printed, plain unprinted ones are fine too.If you can help, please contact us by calling Paul on 07759 022229, or visiting Ecofresh Dairy on Facebook and messaging us from there. The event will also tie in with the commemoration of the dairy's 80th year in business. Steve Wheeler is hosting a convention on Saturday 9th September 2017 at Welland Village Hall, Mannank Road, Welland, Malvern, WR13 6NE from 9.00am to 4.00pm.