Bryan Donkin

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Noun1.Bryan Donkin - English engineer who developed a method of preserving food by sterilizing it with heat and sealing it inside a steel container--the first tin can (1768-1855)
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JANUARY 22, 1949 Huddersfield engineering company W C Holmes and Co announced a merger with Chesterfield gas industry engineers Bryan Donkin Company.
Bryan Donkin (1768-1855) was born in Northumberland, the son of a land agent and surveyor.
Bryan Donkin RMG Gas Controls of Chestefield recently completed manufacture of a pair of 24 inch diameter carbon steel gas manifolds.