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Ashton Brothers

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Ashton Brothers of Clapton

1888 February. 1888 Stanley Cycle Show. Light weight racing bike of 11 lb. [1]

1890 Partnership dissolved. '...the undersigned, at 13, London-road, Clapton, London, under the style or firm of Ashton Brothers, Bicycle Makers and Repairers, and at 15, London-road, Clapton, at John Ashton and Sons, Brass and Cock Makers and Finishers, has this day been dissolved, by mutual consent, so far as regards John Ashton and Thomas Ashton. All debts will be paid by the continuing partners, David Ashton and George Thomas Bird...'[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1888/02/10
  2. [1] Gazette Issue 26110 published on the 28 November 1890. Page 91 of 128