Waterford Crystal –It’s History and Heritage

Waterford Crystal –It’s History and Heritage In 1783, when Beethoven was publishing his first works and the world’s first hot air balloon took place in Paris, in Waterford City the Penrose’s, George and William, petitioned Parliament for aid to establish the manufacture of flint glass in their Waterford Glass House. They were successful and established an extensive glass manufactory in Waterford city on the 3rd October 1783. Today, you can find a luxurious range of Waterford crystal, china, flatware, collectibles, lamps & home decor.