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1843 Partnership change. '... us the undersigned, Samuel Barnes, Abraham Sevill, George Sevill, and William Woolstenhulme, carrying on business as Power Loom and Machine Makers, at Lower-moor, within Oldham, in the county of Lancaster, under the style and firm of Samuel Barnes and Company, is this day dissolved by mutual consent. All debts due to or owing by the said partnership will be received and paid by the said Abraham Sevill, George Sevill, and William Woolstenhulme...'