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ET Social Network Members may be interested to learn about a further reference to the early Engineer George Sorocold discovered during continued research by myself (Paul Sharratt) and Alan Gifford.
Our article on Sorocold concluded with a quote relating to Sorocold attributed to Robert Bald from 1812 which reads:
"Sorocold was one of two millwrights of his age who never failed in what they undertook, because they considered the perfection and success of their work first and…Continue
Posted on December 12, 2013 at 8:30
Engineering timelines contributors Paul Sharratt and Alan Gifford have been championing the cause of little-known hydraulic engineer George Sorocold, who was very active at the end of the 17th century and start of the 18th. Sorocold is perhaps best known for Derby Waterworks but he also worked all over the country, including in London, where he contributed waterwheels and pumps to the system installed under Old London Bridge.
Paul and Alan have been sleuthing hard, as little detail is…Continue
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