Whitworth, Sir Joseph (18031887)

Whitworth, Sir Joseph, eminent mechanician, born at Stockport; the rival of Lord Armstrong in the invention of ordnance; invented artillery of great range and accuracy; was made a baronet in 1869 (18031887).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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