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Hornblower, Jonathanlocked

(1753–1815)
  • Richard L. Hills

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Hornblower, Jonathan (1753–1815), steam engineer, was born on 5 July 1753 at Chacewater, Cornwall, the sixth child and fourth son of Jonathan Hornblower (1717–1780), steam engine builder, and his wife, Ann Carter. Jabez Carter Hornblower (1744–1814) was his brother. He was probably educated at ...

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