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c.1882 The generating station at Earls St was brought into use, one of the first in Britain
1884 Mr H. M. Baker was chairman of the company, Mr F. B. Nicholson was engineer
1899 The company was purchased by Hastings Corporation
1922 Extension of the electricity works