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1881 John Frederick La Trobe Bateman took into partnership George Henry Hill, who had for many years been his assistant, and who had been associated with Mr. Bateman in nearly all his northern schemes. The aim was to ensure completion of Bateman's north-country undertakings.
1885 This partnership was dissolved by effusion of time.