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of Acme Steel Works, Sheffield
1883 Bankrupt. '...Liquidation by Arrangement or Composition with Creditors, instituted by Herbert Beardshaw and Joseph Beardshaw, both of Beaufort House, Beaufort-buildings, in the county of Middlesex, and of Acme Steel Works, Sheffield, in the county of York, trading in copartnership as Herbert Beardshaw and Co., Steel Manufacturers, Founders, and General Merchants, the said Herbert Beardshaw residing at New Malden, in the county of Surrey, and the said Joseph Beardshaw residing at No. 32, Oxford-street, Sheffield aforesaid...'