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The pipe maker moulding a future for the endangered centuries-old craft.<br />
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The art of clay pipe making is an endangered craft but one young man from Shropshire is determined to preserve the knowledge for the next generation.<br />
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Oliver Meeson, 24, has always been a passionate artist but when his dad brought home two clay pipes from Ironbridge Museums he instantly connected with the craft.