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Lee, Howl and Co

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260 gallons an hour at 220 RPM.
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A hand pump by Lee Howl showing the trademark flag.
Dec 1921.
1936.
1938.
1938.
1943.
September 1947.
1951. Advert for pumps for sewage, deep well and bore holes.
1960. Advert for pumps.
Lee, Howl pump at Westonzoyland Museum.
Three Throw Water Pump. Exhibit at Internal Fire Museum of Power.
1970.

of Tipton

1880 Company founded as Lee, Howl, Ward and Howl, hydraulic engineers,

1887 Private company. Reconstituted as Lee, Howl and Co

1888 Ward's patent pumps. [1]

1940 Advert for pumps.

1945 Advert for pumps for sewage, deep well and bore holes.

1949 Company made public.

1961 Manufacturers of pumps and pumping machinery. 390 employees.[2]


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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer of 2nd March 1888 p216
  2. * 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  • Mechanical World Year Book 1940. Published by Emmott and Co of Manchester. Advert p12
  • Mechanical World Year Book 1945. Published by Emmott and Co of Manchester. Advert p12