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Coal distillation apparatus, 18th century

Coal distillation apparatus, 18th century

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Caption

Coal distillation apparatus. The coal is heated up to 1300 degrees Celsius to produce the gas. These diagrams illustrate the coal distillation method invented by the English engineer William Murdoch (1754-1839). He developed the use of coal gas for lighting in the 1790s.

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