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Cooper Steam Digger Co

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November 1909.
November 1909.

Cooper Steam Digger Co of Steel Works, King's Lynn.

Company established by Thomas Cooper who was previously the MD of the Farmers Foundry Co

1894 June. Royal Agricultural Society's Show. Steam digger [1]

1900 June. Royal Agricultural Show at York. Won the digger trials against Darby Land Digger Syndicate [2]

1904 W. M. Pryor became joint-MD

1909 November. Details of the Cooper Two-stroke engine.[3]

1909-1910 Produced the 'Cooper' automobile. Six made. One exists.

After the death of Thomas Cooper the business was taken over by Cooper Roller Bearing Co

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