This Day In History
This Day In History
Saturday, October 19, 2019

«British inventor»

Richard Trevithick

Richard Trevithick
(April 13, 1771 - April 22, 1833)
Richard Trevithick was a British inventor and mining engineer from Cornwall. Born in the mining heartland of Cornwall, Trevithick was immersed in mining and engineering from a young age. The son of a mining captain, he performed poorly in school, but went on to be an early pioneer in steam-powered rail.
British inventor, inventor, steam locomotive
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