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  • 1. James Watt Maarja Ambos DIana Bõstrova Hannes Teiss 11.a
  • 2. Pictures
  • 3. Biography
    • 19 January, 1736 in Greenock
    • Father was a shipwright and ship owner
    • Mother came from a distinguished family
    • Was mostly scooled at home
    • When he was 18…
    • Watt travelled to London to study instrument-making
    • Returned to Scotland
  • 4.
    • Workshop
    • It was established in 1758
    • Joseph Black became Watt’s friend
  • 5. Social life
    • In 1764 cousin Margaret Miller
    • 1772
    • In 1777 Ann MacGregor
    • 1832
    • Brother John
    • Professor John Robison
    • 19 August 1819 in Heathfield
  • 6.
    • James Watt Cairn
    • The stones used...
  • 7. Watt’ s steam engine
    • ...
    • Use of steam
  • 8. ...
    • The partnership
    • Later improvements
  • 9. Thank you for listening! 