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1882 Company formed to repair domestic appliances particularly sewing machines
1885 A. Drake designed the Drake gas engine
1887 Sewage processing plant for Maidstone Corporation.
1890 Drake left the company
1897 Richard Muirhead left the company
The company became Drake and Fletcher