Find it at Geevor:

View map of the site

Related to:

Humphry Davy


Boulton and Watt


Link to Workshops:

Click here


No downloads


Hornblower was an engineering family who began to improve the Newcomen engine.   

Hornblower came from the Midlands in the 1720s. His son Jonathon followed him in 1745 and four of his children worked as engine erectors for Boulton & Watt before setting up as engineers in their own right.


  • View Comments
  • Leave a Comment

No comments yet...why not be the first!

Click 'Leave a Comment' above.

Name: (as you would like it to appear on the website)

Email: (this will not be displayed on the website)