- James. 1808–90, British engineer; inventor of the steam hammer (1839)
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Nasmyth was half-asleep when the cook and the leader of the gang came in.
It was, however, important that Nasmyth should be able to find the tree.
In fact, he was generally more or less courteous to Nasmyth.
Nasmyth nodded, for this was a thing he had discovered already.
“Whether you were warranted or not is, of course, another matter,” said Nasmyth.