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1853 Partnership dissolved. '... the undersigned, carrying on business at Dolgelly, under the style or firm of the Vigra and Clogan Copper Mining Company, has this day been dissolved by mutual consent as and from the 20th day of January, 1853.— Dated this 7th day of July, 1853. James Harvey. Newman Sherwood. Bailey Sherwood. Thomas Robinson.'
1857 '... a Petition of Thomas Rolinson, late of Harts Hill, in the parish of Dudley, in the county of Worcester, Consulting Engineer, but at present and for one year and six months last past residing at the Wellington-road, in Dudley aforesaid, and being a Consulting Engineer, and now or late carrying on a certain undertaking in copartnership with Bailey Sherwood, Newman Sherwood, Richard Kirkman Lane, William Sherwood, and John Cornelius Goodman, or some of them, under the style or firm of the Vigra and Clogan Copper Mining Company, an insolvent debtor, having been filed in the County Court of Worcestershire, at Dudley, and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said Thomas Rolinson...'