Royal Winton was origionally known as Grimwade Brothers, and was founded by Leonard Lumsden Grimwade.
In 1885 Both Leonard and his brother, Sidney Richard, had shown a natural talent for modelling pottery, and from this a business began.
He was killed in a road accident on 26 January 1931 and was buried in Hartshill Royal Winton brand has always been synonymous with quality and design and has roots in Stoke-on-Trent, England that go back over one hundred years.
The Royal Winton brand has always been know for both quality and design, with roots in Stoke-on-Trent that date back over 100 years.
A Liberal free-trader Leonard Grimwade was elected to Stoke upon Trent council and was also appointed to the local magistrates' bench.
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By 1890 showrooms had been purchased in Stoke-on-Trent as well as London.