Bryan Donkin

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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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The English connection is Bryan Donkin, an apprentice of John Hall, an engineer in Dartford, whose company J.
20 1812 - Bryan Donkin preserves food in tins for Navy.