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1882 Listed as a Bicycle Maker. High Street, Brentwood. 
1883 Bankrupt. '...Liquidation by Arrangement or Composition with Creditors, instituted by Ebenezer William Rippon, of High-street, Brentwood, in the county of Essex, Bicycle Agent and Maker...'