Welcome to the informational web site about the 80 year glass industry located in and near Cumberland MD.

( 1880 through 1961 )

Presented are various articles about the products of some of the more successful glass companies located in Cumberland, MD.   There is an overview about the glass industry in general, while the information about the individual glass companies includes photos.    There is a list of all the Cumberland area glass companies.   Information about this industry located in Cumberland MD is somewhat new to the glass collecting world.     There has always been an absence of product catalogs.    For this reason, this glass industry has escaped being mentioned by all previous collectible glass books.   

Introduction The Potomac Glass Company
List of Glass Companies (1880-1961) The Lonaconing/Utility/Sloan Glass Company
The Warren Glass Works The Maryland Glass Company
The Cumberland Glass Works The Cumberland Glass Company
The Cumberland Glass Etching Company
The Wellington Glass Company




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