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Henry Jessop (1791-1834)
1791 Born the son of William Jessop
Designed a system for watering the streets of Calcutta, powered by a Boulton and Watt-type engine located at Chaundpaul Ghaut. The equipment was designed by Henry Jessop ('now in Russia' and made by the Butterley Co