Words nearby tompion
Examples from the Web for tompion
A little to the west of the latter is the tombstone of Tompion and Graham, the celebrated chronometer inventors.
I turned to Tompion, who was standing abaft near the helmsman.The Rover's Secret|Harry Collingwood
He was an apprentice of Tompion and succeeded to Tompion's reputation as the best watchmaker of his time.Time Telling through the Ages|Harry Chase Brearley
The Loader and Sponger haul up and secure the lower half-ports, put in tompion, and secure muzzle-bag.Ordnance Instructions for the United States Navy.|Bureau of Ordnance, USN
The present prevailing "chimney-pot" or "stove-pipe" model, shaped something like the tompion of a gun, is an unbecoming atrocity.Riding for Ladies|W. A. Kerr