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Wantage Engineering Co

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Based at Wantage this company built portables engines and traction engines

1894 Robinson and Auden was incorporated as limited company.

1900 both Robinson and Auden sold their shareholdings to Lord Wantage, who reconstructed the firm as the Wantage Engineering Co.[1]

1903 Built steam wagons.


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  1. [1]Wantage Engineering Co information on Museum of English Rural Life ‘Victorian Farming - New Technologies’ website