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1893 Partnership dissolved. '...the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned, Frederick William Brampton and William Adcock, carrying on business as Brassfounders, Stampers, and Piercers, at Stafford Works, St. Clement's-road, Birmingham, in the county of Warwick, under the style or firm of Brampton, Adcock, and Co., was dissolved...'
1896 of Stafford Works; manufacturer of patent brass butts and other brass merchandise; William Adcock was sole proprietor