Matthew Boulton – Working in Precious Metals – 1773

 Search the library for more like this Matthew Boulton and James Watt formed a partnership in 1773 after Boulton took a share in Watts engine as settlement of a debt.  Today they are honoured for their work in superior coinage with them both featuring on the new £50 banknote.  Below is an article from The … Continue reading Matthew Boulton – Working in Precious Metals – 1773

James Watt – Steam-Engine – Hercules of Modern Mythology

  Search the library for more like this Matthew Boulton and James Watt formed a partnership in 1773 after Boulton took a share in Watts engine as settlement of a debt.  Today they are honoured for their work in superior coinage with them both featuring on the new £50 banknote.  Below is an excerpt from … Continue reading James Watt – Steam-Engine – Hercules of Modern Mythology