Crapper, Thomas

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Born: 1837 AD
Died: 1910 AD, at 73 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Inventor


1836 - Born and baptized on September 28th in Waterside, Yorkshire. Crapper was a competent and successful plumber, but his reputation in the history of British sanitation rests on the claim that he invented the syphonic flush.

1861 - Had his own business, which became Thomas Crapper & Co, Marlborough Works, Chelsea.

1910 - Died on January 27th.
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