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Thomas Horton (2)

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of West Bromwich

By the 1790s, Thomas Horton of West Bromwich had acquired a virtual monopoly in the supply of boilers for Boulton and Watt's engines[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. Matthew Boulton: Enterprising Industrialist of the Enlightenment edited by Kenneth Quickenden, Sally Baggott, Malcolm Dick