|←Author Index: Bu||William Burton
Chemist. Partner in Pilkington's Tile and Pottery Co., Clifton Junction, Manchester. Chairman, Joint Committee of Pottery Manufacturers of Great Britain.
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "W. B.*"
- English Stoneware and Earthenware
- The use of lead compounds in pottery, from the potter's point of view (1899) 
- “Brick” in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911 (with Joseph Burton)
- “Wedgwood, Josiah” in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911