Thomas Crapper (baptised 28 September 1836; died 27 January 1910) was a
plumber who founded Thomas Crapper & Co in London. Contrary to widespread
misconceptions, Crapper did not invent the flush...
May 19, 2015 ... In 1775 English inventor Alexander Cumming was granted the first patent for a
flush toilet. His greatest innovation was the S-shaped pipe ...
Sep 14, 2009 ... While he did not invent the toilet, Crapper still has a close connection to the first
patent for the toilet. Albert Gilblin, an employee of Crapper, ...
The first first flush toilet was invented in 1775. ... King Minos of Crete had the first
flushing water closet recorded in history and that was over 2800 years ago.
Jul 2, 2009 ... In 1596, the first flushing toilet was invented by Sir John Harrington. He made
one for himself and one for his godmother Queen Elizabeth.
May 15, 2011 ... The toilet was invented a couple hundred years before Mr. Crapper by John
Harrington in 1596. Although, it wasn't until 1778 that the first ...
history of the flushing toilet. ... This marvelous invention is the flush toilet. ... In the
article, he described in detail his invention, the first flushing water closet.
May 31, 2011 ... Did Thomas Crapper invent the flush toilet? ... The first patent for a siphonic flush
was taken out by Joseph Adamson in 1853, eight years before ...
The invention of the indoor water closet or lavatory. ... During his 'exile', 1584-91,
he built himself a house, and devised and installed the first flushing lavatory, ...
"The assumption that Crapper invented the flushing toilet in untrue. ... Cummings
that received the first patent for a flushing water closet (toilet not John).