About Us

Founded by Bob Crawford
in October 1980


R W Crawford was established by Bob Crawford in 1980 as an agricultural machinery dealership in South Woodham Ferrers, Essex. Crawfords has grown considerably over the past 40+ years but has consciously maintained its high level of customer service and company values that the family-run business was originally built on.

Crawfords have four depots located in Writtle (Essex), Charing (Kent), Billingshurst (West Sussex), Ropley (Hampshire) providing agricultural machinery, sales, servicing and parts. All four depots serve customers across Essex, Hertfordshire, Kent, Sussex, Surrey, and Hampshire. Find your nearest depots details here.

Supporting a range of industry sectors

Crawfords are proud to supply a variety of industry sectors. Providing new and used agricultural, ground care, construction and materials-handling machinery, equipment whilst also providing parts, service, and technology support.

  • Agriculture
  • Viticulture
  • Fruit Growers
  • Forestry & Arboriculture
  • Ground Care
  • Construction
  • Equestrian
  • Transport & logistics
  • Rail