I have provided herewith some information relating to a
 couple of excellent reference books, some magazines which are published 
quarterly 
and some website links that you might find of use with your collecting endeavours. Some information too regarding auction house that specialise in dealing with collectibles.

A calendar of bottle fairs that are being held in the UK throughout the year is at the bottom of this page. These events are well worth visiting if you could find the time attend.
 


 




 


 

Historical Guide to Delftware and 

Victorian Ointment Pots

by

R.J. Houghton & M.R. Priestley

Price £15.        Postage £4

(RRP  £20)                            

Contact me if you would like a copy.

 

(A review of this fabulous reference book can be found in 

the ABC magazine no. 26)

 



 


A Collectors Guide

Ointments 

by

Alan Blakeman

 Available from BBR Auctions
Elsecar Heritage Centre
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
S74 8HJ England

 
  
 
 

A quarterly magazine produced by 

British Bottle Review

" BBR "

Available from Alan Blakeman at 

 BBR Auctions
Elsecar Heritage Centre
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
S74 8HJ England


.            http://www.onlinebbr.com/ 

This quarterly publication covers all fields in the bottle 

collecting hobby.


 
Links



 

A quarterly magazine produced by

Antique Bottle Collector 

" ABC "

Available from

The Editor, ABC Office, 37 Ocean Heights,

Bournemouth, Dorset 

BH5 1LA, England 

  http://www.abc-ukmag.co.uk/

email - rushing37@btinternet.com

This quarterly publication covers all fields in the 

bottle collecting hobby

 



  
 


Museum of London

 The Ceramics and Glass reserve collections are       

held at Mortimer Wheeler House

  http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/ceramics

 This is a web site displaying photos & information 

relating to numerous bottles and pots

 Ceramics collection
 
                                            
 
 
 

Links

 




  Bottle Shows 

  2016 



 
Links

 
             
 
 
   Event Date   2016  

 
   Bottle Show  
 
  Location Details   
 
        Event - Other Info       
 
13th February
21st February

 
Stanley
Berkhamstead
 

Buckinghamshire
 
Regional Bottle Fair
ABC Winternational
 
13th March
20th March
 
Alton 
Cirencester
 
Hampshire
Wiltshire
 
Regional Bottle Fair
Regional Bottle Fair
 
23rd & 24th April
30th April
 
Elsecar
Perth
 
Yorkshire
Scotland
 
BBR Spring Show
Regional Bottle Fair
 
8th May
15th May
22nd May

 
Minstead
Ditton
Attleborough
 
Hampshire
Kent
East Anglia
 
Regional Bottle Fair
Regional Bottle Fair 
Regional Bottle Fair 
 
4th June

 
Bowburn

 
Durham
 
Regional Bottle Fair
 
2nd & 3rd July
31st July

 Elsecar
Stratford
 
Yorkshire
Warwickshire
 
BBR Summer Show
 
Regional Bottle Fair

 
14th August

 
Exeter
 
Devon
  
Regional Bottle Fair
 
September

    
Regional Bottle Fair
 
1st & 2nd October
23rd October
23rd October
 
Elsecar
Attleborough
Berkhampstead
 
Yorkshire
East Anglia
Buckinghamshire

  
BBR Autumn Show
Regional Bottle Fair 
Regional Bottle Fair 
 
November

    
Regional Bottle Fair
 
December

    
Regional Bottle Fair
 

 

BBR Auctions

Auctioneer Alan Blakeman

New premises in 2016

Elsecar Heritage Centre
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
S74 8HJ England

Telephone 01226 745156
email - sales@onlinebbr.com


 
Links

 

Links


 


This is an Online auction

Auctioneer Alan Austin

Located in Cornwall, England



Telephone 07880 952617

email - sales@AAAuctionsLtd.com

www.coddswallop.com


 
Links

 



Links






 

 Australian Auctions ABCR Travis Dunn & David Bruce
 New Zealand auctions GDL Auction Graham Lancaster
 USA Auctions Glassworks Auctions Jim Hagenbuch
   



Hereunder are some links to other websites in the bottle collecting world that might be of interest to you.

 
ABCR Auctions

  
 

 
  

Bottle Bills Bottle Dump
 
  
 
Bottle Digging Forum

 
www.bottledigging.org.uk
 
BDUK
 
British Antique Bottle Forum

 
www.britishbottleforum.co.uk
 
Bottle collectors forum
 
Antique Pot Lid Gallery

 
www.Deantiques.com
 Australian website showcasing collection of Greg Dean
 


  
 
Dorset Antique Bottle Collectors Club


www.dorsetantiquebottleclub.com
 
Dave Orman
 


  
 


  
 


  
 


  
 
Pot Lid Circle

 www.potlidcircle.com David Treloar
 
Surrey Bottle Club