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Wasborough, Matthew

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  • Wasborough, Matthew — SUBJECT AREA: Steam and internal combustion engines [br] b. 1753 Bristol, England d. 21 October 1781 Bristol, England [br] English patentee of an application of the flywheel to create a rotative steam engine. [br] A single cylinder atmospheric… …   Biographical history of technology

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  • Pickard, James — SUBJECT AREA: Steam and internal combustion engines [br] fl. c. 1780 Birmingham, England [br] English patentee of the application of the crank to steam engines. [br] James Pickard, the Birmingham button maker, also owned a flour mill at Snow Hill …   Biographical history of technology

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