13/04/1771 British inventor Richard Trevithick is born
Richard Trevithick 1805 Steam Railway Locomotive
The Hero Richard Trevithick
Model Steam: Dredger Engine Richard Trevithick 1806
TREVITHICK'S PUFFING DEVIL ON TREVITHICK DAY 2017
The Dawn of Steam - The PUFFING DEVIL
Trevithick designed the first functional steam locomotive, for which he invented high-pressure steam engine. His locomotive was called the Puffing Devil. Trevithick tested her on Christmas Eve 1801 by carrying six passengers. Also, he worked as a mining consultant in Peru and explored parts of Costa Rica.
Explore contextually related video stories in a new eye-catching way. Try Combster now!