MACHINERY

Lemken celebrates 240th anniversary

GERMAN machinery manufacturer Lemken is celebrating its 240th anniversary.

Staff writer
 Lemken is celebrating 240 years of machinery manufacture. Picture Mark Saunders.

Lemken is celebrating 240 years of machinery manufacture. Picture Mark Saunders.

Well known for its ploughs and cultivation gear, Lemken was started in 1780 by Wilhelmus Lemken who established a small blacksmith's shop in Xanten on the Lower Rhine in Germany. Today, Lemken has more...

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