Tepco beach

TEPCO, the Technical Porcelain and China Ware Company, was an El Cerrito based dishware company. Much of their broken and flawed ware was dumped at Point Isabel. That spot is now known as Tepco Beach. Learn more about it at the following links:

Aerial View
The TEPCO Story
Gallery of Historic Photos
TEPCOWARE American Craft Magazine
TEPCO El Cerrito’s Days as a Mother Lode of Tableware
TEPCO – El Cerrito’s contribution to the world of Tiki
Kaiser Permanente nurse reassembles Bay Area history in her mosaic art
(video from above article)
Art Chair Made From TEPCO Shards
KQED The Defunct Ceramics Factory That Still Dishes Out Nostalgia
KQED The Unassuming East Bay Beach Strewn With Ceramic Treasures
The Beach of Dinner Parties Past
SFGate Mysterious Bay Area beach
Sea Glass

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