What’s in a toilet? – The Volcania washdown-closet

Volcanic eruptions are not necessarily what one would wish to be reminded of every time ┬áthe toilet was visited, but Edward Johns seemed to think it was a catchy name. He was the congregational minister in Armitage, Staffordshire, who bought a business making sanitary ware. A small pottery had existed in Armitage from 1817, founded … Continue reading What’s in a toilet? – The Volcania washdown-closet