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The company manufactured portable steam engines
1866 Partnership dissolved. '...the Partnership heretofore subsisting between the undersigned, Thomas Plant and George Hancock, carrying on business as Engineers and Ironfounders, at the Elworth Foundry, near Sandbach Station, in the county of Chester, under the firm of Plant and Hancock, has been this day dissolved by mutual consent...'
The firm later became Foden