It's 300 Years Since Thomas Newcomen invented his Engine - Dartmouth Museum

By: Dartmouth Museum
Added: 20 April 2012

As you would expect, Dartmouth Museum is heaviy involved in the celebrations of the 300th anniversary of Thomas Newcomen's invention of the Atmospheric Steam Engine. We've provided some of the manpwoer to help design the celebrations and the refurbished Engine House, and now we're really pleased to be helping publicise the celebration events.

We've been asked to put the calendar of events on our web site. Things may change, and, as soon as we know, we'll make those changes.

Thomas Newcomen Memorial

Thomas Newcomen is a true Son of Dartmouth, one of many major industrial pioneers from the town