Thomas Crapper (baptised 28 September 1836; died 27 January 1910) was a
plumber who ... The flushing toilet was invented by John Harington in 1596.
May 19, 2015 ... The centerpiece of today's modern bathroom, the flush toilet has equal roots in
ancient sanitation practices, Elizabethan politics and Indus...
Despite these ancient beginnings, flush toilets as we know them today are a
much more recent invention. The inventor of the modern flush toilet is generally ...
Sep 7, 2010 ... He's the hilariously named inventor of the flushing toilet, right? Wrong! Crapper's
crapper is one of the world's most famous potties, but ...
"The assumption that Crapper invented the flushing toilet in untrue. The device
was created by Sir John Harington, a courtier of Elizabeth I, who had a 'john' built
May 15, 2011 ... Today I found out why the toilet is also often called “The Crapper”. ... The toilet
was invented a couple hundred years before Mr. Crapper by ...
May 31, 2011 ... celebrated figure in Victorian England, an ingenious plumber who invented the
modern flush toilet; others believe him to be nothing more than ...
John Harrington invented the toilet in order to dispose of excrement that was, at
that time, poisoning the state, according to Today I Found Out. The toilet he ...
Indeed, he invented the bathroom showroom and displayed his wares in large
plate glass windows at the Marlboro' Works. This caused quite a stir and it is said
Jun 1, 1993 ... Myth: Thomas Crapper invented the toilet. Fact: No one in the know about
Thomas Crapper would ever make this statement. In his research ...