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1870 Partnership dissolved. '...the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned, James Pitkin and Thomas Watling Short, carrying on business as Aneroid Barometer and Philosophical and Mathematical Instrument Manufacturers, at No. 56, Red Lion-street, Clerkenwell, in the county of Middlesex, has been this day dissolved by mutual consent...'