But it was not until 1702 that, according to some accounts, the first steam pumping-engine was erected in Cornwall, by savery.
savery's patent (the first granted for a steam engine), is dated 1698.
We were ushered into the library; and now I am going to say somewhat pleasing to your uncle savery.
It was after this time that savery became the inventor of a steam-engine.
G and N are gauge-cocks, by which the height of water in the boilers is determined; they were first adopted by savery.
Its predecessor, the savery engine, had been a mere steam "squirt."
Giles Hondecoeter, his grandfather, painted live birds admirably, but chiefly cocks and hens in the taste of savery and Vincaboom.
It was on this principle that savery constructed the first engine in which steam was ever brought into practical operation.
The experiments of Papin, and the practical application of known principles by savery, placed the needed apparatus in their hands.
savery was the first who suggested the method of expressing the power of an engine with reference to that of horses.