Meaning of Ridgway in English:


Pronunciation /ˈrɪdʒweɪ/


  • A type of pottery or porcelain produced by the Ridgway family (and their successors) in Staffordshire from 1792, especially transfer-printed dinner and tea services. Chiefly attributive.


Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Birmingham Post. From the name of the brothers George and Job Ridgway and their descendants, who produced ceramics of this type from 1792.