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of Glasgow, Iron Masters
Presumably the name is a misprint for W. and I. Beardmore
1877 William Beardmore senior died, Isaac became sole proprietor of the Parkhead Forge. William junior inherited his father's share in the business but he first completed his education and only then returned to Glasgow (in 1879) to become the junior partner in the company.