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Robert Luke Howard

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Robert Luke Howard (1834-1919) of Hayward Tyler and Co

1856 Patent. '1572. To Robert Luke Howard, of 85, Whitecross-street, in the county of Middlesex, Engineer, for the invention of "improvements in valves for regulating the flow of fluids."[1]

1856 Acquired the business of Hayward Tyler and Co

1863 Joined in the business by his brother Eliot Howard

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Sources of Information

  1. [1] Gazette Issue 21903 published on the 18 July 1856. Page 6 of 36