1718-1794 sentence example

  • Dr John Roebuck (1718-1794), founder of the Carron Iron Works, occupied it for several years from 1764.
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  • N.N.W., is famous for the iron-works established in 1760 by Dr John Roebuck (1718-1794), whose advising engineers were successively John Smeaton and James Watt.
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  • Dr John Roebuck (1718-1794), of Birmingham, replaced the glass vessels by leaden ones, thereby laying the foundation of the modern method of manufacture (see below).
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