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Boulton and Watt's bell crank engine, 1802.

Boulton and Watt's bell crank engine, 1802.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 24cm x 32cm


Drawing. James Watt (1736-1819) was a Scottish engineer and inventor who was at the forefront of the development of steam engines. In 1774, together with his busines partner Matthew Boulton (1728-1809), he established a manufactory of steam engines in Soho, near Birmingham.

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