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of Hunslet, Leeds
1860 John Fowler entered into an agreement with Kitson and Hewitson of Hunslet, Leeds, for them to manufacture his steam ploughs. Fowler's Steam Plough Works were built on neighbouring land at Hunslet 
1862 January. Mention of the Steam Plough Works 
1862 The works were expanded. Around 100 employed.
1865 The Steam Plough Works enters the locomotive building trade