James Watt England Scotland

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Graduate Record for James Watt

Forename: James
Surname: Watt
Degree Information: LLD (1806)
Countries of Association: Scotland; England

Further information from the University records:

Addison 1727-1897 reads: The great improver of the Steam Engine; sometimes Mathematical Instrument Maker to GU; afterwards Engineer in Birmingham; Founder of Watt prize; born at Greenock, 19 Jan 1736; died at Birmingham, 25 Aug 1819; FRS.

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James Watt
GU Degree: LLD, 1806;
University Link: LLD (1806) Graduate
Record last updated: 12th Jun 2009

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