Wick China Company
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John Wick Jr. founded Wick China Company (1889-1913) as well as the town of Wickboro in Pennsylvania. Prior to forming this pottery, Mr. Wick was one of the operators of Ford China company in Ford City, Pennsylvania. Mr. Wick built a pottery, a school and donated land for commercial enterprises all to make the town that bore his name a viable entity. The pottery. which was located on North Water Street in Wickboro, was destroyed in a fire in 1914.