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Thomas Crapper

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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...

Who invented the flush toilet? - Ask History

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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 ...

Who invented the toilet? - Toilet Paper Blog - ToiletPaperWorld.com

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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 History of Toilets - Inventors - About.com

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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.

The first flushing toilet was invented by Sir John Harrington | Bathtub ...

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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.

Why the Toilet is Commonly Known as “The Crapper”

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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 ...

Toilet History - read about the history of flushing toilets

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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.

Thomas Crapper and the Toilet : snopes.com

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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 ...

Sir John Harrington - inventor of the toilet or loo - Historic UK

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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, ...

John Crapper Myth and why a crapper loo toilet is not a John

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"The assumption that Crapper invented the flushing toilet in untrue. ... Cummings that received the first patent for a flushing water closet (toilet not John).

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The first flush toilet was invented by Sir John Harrington in the 16th century.
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Who Invented the Toilet? | Wonderopolis

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Ian Wonders, “who made the first toilet” Thanks for WONDERing with us, Ian! Listen ... Many people give Crapper credit for inventing the flush toilet. While he ...

Myth Busted: Thomas Crapper Invented the Flush Toilet

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Jan 31, 2016 ... Claim: The modern flush toilet was invented by a 19th-century ... The first patent for a flushing water closet was issued to watchmaker and ...

Thomas Crapper's Toilet - Top 10 Famous Toilets - TIME

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Sep 7, 2010 ... He's the hilariously named inventor of the flushing toilet, right? ... it is actually of Middle English origin and first appeared in the Oxford English ...