Lec was created from a very novel idea. In 1942, two fishmongers, Charles (name was originally Puxley but he preferred the name Purley) and Frank Purley, exasperated by the high prices charged for ice, developed their own refrigeration system to keep their fresh fish chilled. ... Read review
Environmentally friendly, energy efficient, commodious & versatile appliance
Older model, but newer models more expensive
"...fish chilled. Sixty-two years later, Lec are still one of the top choices in refrigerators.
1954 brought a fundamental change when the company was renamed Lec Refrigeration Ltd. A proud time for Charles Purley came in 1986 when he was presented with an OBE from the Queen at Buckingham Palace. In 1991, at the age of 81 Charles Purley gave up the Chairmanship of the board and became a life president but sadly died in the December. In 1994, Sime ..."
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