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1916 Designed and built own steam wagon with a 6-ton payload.
1920 October. Exhibited at the Commercial Motor Exhibition at Olympia with a vehicle with the Uniflow engine. 
1933 Formed Atkinson Lorries Ltd for the production of diesel powered vehicles using the Gardner engine.
WW2 Built 160 6-wheelers and 100 8-wheelers for wartime contracts.
1953 Launched range with the bow front.
1957 Heavier vehicles launched for cross-country and oil-field operations.