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He took ship for Falmouth about the end of 1812 for the purpose of finding out Trevithick.
Oats, Captain Trevithick's head boiler-maker, was constructing the boilers; Woolf came into the yard, and examined them.
The same fate, however, befel Trevithick's "walking engine" made in 1802.The Philosophy of Natural Theology|William Jackson
The parish of Illogan was the birthplace of the engineer Trevithick, who was born here in 1771.The Cornwall Coast|Arthur L. Salmon
Trevithick's high-pressure steam boring engine enabled him to penetrate the rock five times as fast as the quarryman's power.