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John Wilkinson, English ironmaster, c 1780s.

John Wilkinson, English ironmaster, c 1780s.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 32cm


Lithograph after a painting by Harper taken from a drawing on stone by Rejlander of John Wilkinson (1728-1808). Wilkinson invented the cannon-boring machine, established the first blast-furnace at Bilston, Staffordshire and supplied arms to America and France.

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