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The genius of Trevithick

Duration: 03:38

A close look at the components in Richard Trevithick's high-pressure steam engine.

Available since: Wed 23 Jan 2013

This clip is from

The Genius of Invention Original Series, Speed

2/4 How the steam locomotive, the internal combustion engine and the jet engine were invented.

First broadcast: 31 Jan 2013

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