Company History

From humble beginnings to a successful business

Bryan Hoggarth Ltd, Carnforth, Cumbria business timeline


Bryan Hoggarth started in 1976 as a mobile agricultural engineer repairing and servicing all makes of tractors and machinery.


Bryan Hoggarth, Carnforth, Cumbria business timeline


In 1981 Bryan opened premises in Kendal and was awarded Leyland tractor franchise.


Bryan Hoggarth, Carnforth, Cumbria business timeline


In 1986 Bryan became a Deutz-Fahr tractor dealer as Leyland/Marshall came to a end.


Bryan Hoggarth, Carnforth, Cumbria business timeline


In 1994 Bryan was Awarded New Holland franchise now with eight employees.


Bryan Hoggarth, Carnforth, Cumbria business timeline


In 1999 Bryan became Bryan Hoggarth Ltd and purchased an existing tractor hire company which became Hog Hire which now has over 50 hire tractors and over 100 water bowsers and fuel bowsers.


Bryan Hoggarth,Carnforth, Cumbria business timeline


In 2003 Bryan opened a new branch in Carnforth Lancashire as we gained more territory in Lancashire from New Holland.


Bryan Hoggarth, Carnforth, Cumbria business timeline


In 2009 we were awarded the Weidemann franchise who sell wheeled loaders and telehandlers, now with 23 employees.


Bryan Hoggarth, Carnforth, Cumbria business timeline


In 2013 we replaced our New Holland tractor franchise with the McCormick tractor franchise.