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Glascott Brothers

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1823 Patent. George Minshaw Glascott, of Great Garden Street, Whitechapel, Middlesex, Brass founder, and Tobias Mitchell, of Upper Thames Street, London, gentleman, for improvements in nails for securing timbers in ships.[1]

1840 NOTICE is hereby given, that we, the undersigned, formerly carrying on business in co-partnership together, as Copper Merchants, Manufacturers, and Founders, at Great. Garden-street, Whitechapel, in the county of Middlesex ; and at Wraysbury, in the county of Bucks, under the firm of Glascott, Brothers, have this day dissolved such copartnership, by mutual consent, as far as regards the under-mentioned Thomas Townsend Glascott; and that the business will in future be carried on by the undersigned, Mary Glascott and George Minshaw Glascott[2]

1841 WHEREAS a Fiat in Bankruptcy is awarded and issued forth against Mary Glascott, George Minshaw Glascott, and Thomas Townsend Glascott, of Great Garden-street, Whitechapel-road, in the county of Middlesex, Copper Merchants and Brass and Copper Manufacturers, Dealers and Chapmen (which said Thomas Townsend Glascott hath lately carried on business at Liverpool, in the county of Lancaster, also in copartnership with John Anderson, of Liverpool aforesaid, as Oil Merchant and Manufacturer of Varnish), and they being declared bankrupts are hereby required to surrender themselves to Joshua Evans, Esq. one of Her Majesty's Commissioners of the Court of Bankruptcy, on the 16th day of November instant, ....[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Philosophical Magazine and Journal: Comprehending the Various ..., Volume 62
  2. London Gazette 16 Oct 1840
  3. London Gazette 5 Nov 1841