What is the origin of the phrase Full steam ahead?


This refers to the controls of a steam engine on a ship. "Full steam" means full power, or wide open throttle, and "ahead" means in forward gear.
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The improvement of the steam engine by the Scottish inventor and engineer named James Watt made it possible for the Industrial Revolution to go full steam ahead. ...
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