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This website is dedicated to the Pioneers of the world's first fighting tank that was developed and produced here in Lincoln in England in 1916. The Friends of the Lincoln Tank are committed to seeking out and preserving all Great War Tanks that are still in existence.

How The Tank Began

Fosters Of Lincoln were brought in to the Ordnance field following the outbreak of War to assist in the solution of a military problem: the conveyance of 15-inch howitzer units. It was felt that Foster's expertise in heavy haulage problems should be exploited. Learn More

Recommended Links

Check out our recommended weblinks page for links to some of the most informative websites about the Great War and tanks in general on the internet and also our site credits page thanking the Heritage Lottery Fund. View useful web links.