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Cort, Henry

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  • Cort, Henry — SUBJECT AREA: Metallurgy [br] b. 1740 Lancaster, England d. 1800 Hampstead, near London, England [br] English ironmaster, inventor of the puddling process and grooved rollers for forming iron into bars. [br] His father was a mason and brickmaker… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Cort, Henry — born 1740, Lancaster, Lancashire, Eng. died 1800, London British inventor and industrialist. In 1783 he obtained a patent for producing iron bars quickly and economically in a rolling mill with grooved rolls. The following year he patented his… …   Universalium

  • Cort, Henry — (1740, Lancaster, Lancashire, Inglaterra–1800, Londres). Inventor e industrial británico. En 1783 obtuvo una patente para producir en forma rápida y económica barras de hierro en un laminador con cilindros acanalados. El año siguiente patentó su… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Henry Cort — (1740 ndash; May 23 1800) was an English ironmaster. During the Industrial Revolution in England, Cort began refining iron from pig iron to wrought iron (or bar iron) using innovative production systems. In 1783 he patented the puddling process… …   Wikipedia

  • Henry Cort — Cort, Henry Nacimiento 1740 Lancaster (Reino Unido), Inglaterra Fallecimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • Henry Cort — (* 1740 in Lancaster; † 23. Mai 1800 vermutlich in London) war ein englischer Metallurg und Unternehmer während der Industriellen Revolution in England. Cort verbesserte die Qualität des Eisens entscheidend. Er führte 1783 das mechanische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • henry — /hen ree/, n., pl. henries, henrys. Elect. the SI unit of inductance, formally defined to be the inductance of a closed circuit in which an electromotive force of one volt is produced when the electric current in the circuit varies uniformly at a …   Universalium

  • Henry — /hen ree/, n. 1. Joseph, 1797 1878, U.S. physicist. 2. O., pen name of William Sydney Porter. 3. Patrick, 1736 99, American patriot, orator, and statesman. 4. Cape, a cape in SE Virginia at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay. 5. Fort. See …   Universalium

  • Henry — ► sustantivo masculino ELECTRICIDAD Denominación del henrio en la nomenclatura internacional. IRREG. plural henrys * * * henrio o henry (de J. Henry, físico inglés) m. Fís. Unidad de inductancia eléctrica en el Sistema Internacional. * * * …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • henry — ► sustantivo masculino ELECTRICIDAD Denominación del henrio en la nomenclatura internacional. IRREG. plural henrys * * * henrio o henry (de J. Henry, físico inglés) m. Fís. Unidad de inductancia eléctrica en el Sistema Internacional. * * * henry …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Cort — is the name of several people: Cornelis Cort (1536–1578), Dutch engraver Henry Cort (1740–1800), English ironmaster Frans de Cort (1834–1878), Flemish writer John Cort (impresario) (1861–1929), American impresario John Cort (1913–2006), longtime… …   Wikipedia

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