David Brown Tractors: A British Legend Hardcover – 26 Sep 2003
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David Brown Tractors hold a special place in the affections of tractor enthusiasts. This outstanding book presents a detailed, in-depth history of David Brown Tractors Ltd, and its parent company, David Brown Engineering, from the Ferguson Brown to the 94 series. Originally a small company, David Brown Engineering was to become the largest gear manufacturer in the land, specialising in manufacturing sub assemblies for other manufacturers, with a tradition of skill, dedication and attention to detail. In 1936 the first David Brown Tractor - the Ferguson Brown -was produced. Three years later, David Brown Tractors Ltd was formed, producing the now-famous Hunting Pink tractors. Red and blue, red and yellow, white and chocolate, white and power red and finally red and black tractors followed. Author Colin Holwell one of the leading David Brown authorities of today, describes each of these lines with the aid of many superb colour photographs and black & white archive material. These all-British made tractors have truly become a British legend, and this book will be much appreciated by those who have worked with David Browns.