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1837 Bankrupt. '...a Fiat in Bankruptcy awarded and issued forth against Horatio Raines and John Savage, of Dukenfield, in the county of Chester, Steam Boiler-Makers and partners, Dealers and Chapmen...'
1837 Advert: 'Eligible Investment. Dukinfield, .... Plot of valuable land situate in Dukinfield aforesaid ..... 3840 square yards of land together with the machine-shop, engine house, buildings, cottages, and conveniences lately erected thereon for their own occupations, by Messrs. Raines and Lavage [sic], boiler-makers, (now bankrupts) but not quite finished ...