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1874 Exhibited one of Cushell's patent self-acting dampers<ref>The Engineer 1874</ref>
 
1874 Exhibited one of Cushell's patent self-acting dampers<ref>The Engineer 1874</ref>
  
1879 [[Matthew Henry Simpson]] became managing partner
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1879 [[Matthew Henry Simpson]] became managing partner of Sharpe, Simpson and Co
  
1888 Simpson dissolved the partnership
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1886 The partnership with Francis Sharpe was dissolved; Francis Sharpe continued the business<ref>
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The London Gazette, 25 January 1887</ref>
  
  

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of the Phoenix Foundry, Lancaster

1850 The Foundry was acquired by Edmund Sharpe

1874 Exhibited one of Cushell's patent self-acting dampers[1]

1879 Matthew Henry Simpson became managing partner of Sharpe, Simpson and Co

1886 The partnership with Francis Sharpe was dissolved; Francis Sharpe continued the business[2]


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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1874
  2. The London Gazette, 25 January 1887

[[Category: Iron/Steel Foundry