Caslon Foundry
(1720-1937)

place and type foundry (1720-1937)

Closed aged c. 217

Commemorated on 1 plaque

Photo of Caslon Foundry and William Caslon blue plaque
Nick Harrison on Flickr

The foundry established by William Caslon 1692-1766 typefounder stood on this site 1737-1909

21-23 Chiswell Street, Islington, EC1, London, United Kingdom where it lived