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Can you help answer a question about a jam jar?

Hi, I wonder if this forum can help. I haven't found an information online about Buchan glass production. I have found what I think is a jam jar under the floor boards in our house and after looking on the at various glass and bottle and pottery forums I think it has the Buchan makers mark on the bottom and the letters CT. Around the bottom is Made in the United Kingdom and a number 33. I've uploaded some photos. I am going to try to clean it as it was obviously used to hold some tar like substance that is painted onto the our stone foundations.: 

Is there anyway to find out about this jar?

Thanks,

YB:)

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Buchan did not manufacture glass. FMF is the registered mark of the Food Manufacturers Federation. The FMF was a sort of trade body which represented food manufacturers in their dealings with Government regarding regulations etc. Their mark appeared on many of the products of companies who belonged to the FMF and was an indication that the contents met FMF standards. The commonest examples are on the later (1913+) well known Hartley’s stoneware jam jars but the mark also appears on Buchan stoneware jam jars which unfortunately has resulted in many sellers on Ebay etc claiming that it was a Buchan trade mark.

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Jamie Ross
Quote from Denis Ayers on 12th December 2020, 11:10 am

Buchan did not manufacture glass. FMF is the registered mark of the Food Manufacturers Federation. The FMF was a sort of trade body which represented food manufacturers in their dealings with Government regarding regulations etc. Their mark appeared on many of the products of companies who belonged to the FMF and was an indication that the contents met FMF standards. The commonest examples are on the later (1913+) well known Hartley’s stoneware jam jars but the mark also appears on Buchan stoneware jam jars which unfortunately has resulted in many sellers on Ebay etc claiming that it was a Buchan trade mark.

I have nothing to add to Denis' excellent reply other than to add my own frustrations that this kind of false information passes on.  One person lists something incorrectly, and others find the details and continue the misinformation.