|William Foster & Co was a Lincoln, Lincolnshire, UK based company, known also as ‘Fosters of Lincoln’. The company founder started his career as a flour miller. Soon he started producing grinding mills, threshing machines and portable steam engines. After Foster’s death, the business was taken over by Gwynnes Engineering and later by W H Allen & co. Ltd. Unfortunately, it closed in 1968.|
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Press releases • Aug 06, 2019 13:30 CEST
Playing a key role in the mechanization of agriculture, tractors made their first appearance in the middle of the XIX century, thanks to the ingenuity of a group of British and American engineers.