Samuel Clegg, British engineer

Samuel Clegg, British engineer

C026/5974 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 27.5MB

Downloadable file size: 4.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: COLLECTION ABECASIS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Samuel Clegg (1781-1861). 1865 illustration of the British civil engineer and inventor Samuel Clegg showing his gasometer storage tank to members of the Royal Society. Clegg served his apprenticeship under James Watt. After leaving Watts he invented a gas meter, a gasometer and a machine that used lime to purify coal gas.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1700s, 1800s, 1865, 18th century, 19th century, adult, artwork, black and white, black-and-white, british, caucasian, coal gas purification, demonstrating, engineer, european, gas meter, gasometer, historical, history, history of science, human, illustration, inventor, male, man, men, monochrome, people, person, royal society, samuel clegg, scientist, scientists, showing, surname c, white

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.