Shakespeare Bicycle Co
From Graces Guide
1878 Partnership dissolved. '...the Partnership heretofore subsisting between the undersigned, John Shakespeare and Richard Whitby Crocker, carrying on business as Bicycle Manufacturers, at No 2. Cotton-row, Marlborough road, Dalston. in the county of Middlesex, under the name of the Shakespeare Bicycle Company was this day dissolved by mutual-consent'
Sources of Information
-  Gazette Issue 24583 published on the 21 May 1878. Page 39 of 70