West Midlands (county)
Greenock, Renfrewshire 1736 - Handsworth, Birmingham 1819
Scottish inventor and mechanical engineer whose improvements to the Newcomen steam engine were fundamental to the changes brought by the Industrial Revolution in both his native Great Britain and the rest of the world
Marble statue of James Watt in a relaxed pose holding a pair of upturned compasses in his right hand with his left resting upon the cylinder of the steam engine.
Alex Munro Sc
- Alexander Munro (1825 - 1871),
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Locatie (N 52°28'47" - W 1°54'16") (Satellite view: Google Maps)
Item Code: gbwm049; Photograph: 24 June 2014
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