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Sidney Gilchrist Thomas.

Thompson, Lilian Gilchrist Thomas Mrs.

Sidney Gilchrist Thomas.

An invention and its consequences

by Thompson, Lilian Gilchrist Thomas Mrs.

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Published by Faber and Faber limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thomas, Sidney Gilchrist, 1850-1885,
  • Bessemer process

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lilian Gilchrist Thompson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN140.T45 T5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination328p.
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL181773M
    LC Control Numbera 41000543
    OCLC/WorldCa2116004

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Sidney Gilchrist Thomas, (born ApLondon, Eng.—died Feb. 1,Paris, Fr.), British metallurgist and inventor who discovered () a method for eliminating phosphorus (a major impurity in some iron ores) in the Bessemer converter. The method is now called the Thomas-Gilchrist process, the Thomas process, or the basic process.

Thomas, Sidney Gilchrist Born Apr. 16,in Canonbury, near London; died Feb. 1, in Paris. English metallurgist. Thomas studied the humanities in college. While working as a clerk in a London court, he attended evening courses at the Royal School of Mines.

Intogether with his cousin P. Gilchrist, he solved the problem of dephosphorizing. Other articles where Thomas-Gilchrist process is discussed: Bessemer process: what is now called the Thomas-Gilchrist converter, which was lined with a basic material such as burned limestone rather than an (acid) siliceous material, overcame this problem.

Another drawback to Bessemer steel, its retention of a small percentage of nitrogen from the air blow, was not corrected until the s. Sidney Gilchrist Thomas (), metallurgist and inventor April 16th.

Thomas was born Sidney Gilchrist Thomas. book Canonbury, London, son of William Thomas ( - ) and his wife Melicent.

His father, a Welshman, was in the civil service, and his mother was the daughter of the Rev. James Gilchrist. Educated at Dulwich College. SIDNEY G I L C H R I S T T H O M A S () P.

HlBBARD, B.A. SIDNEY GILCHRIST THOMAS was b o r n on 16 Aprilthe second Sidney Gilchrist Thomas. book the four children of William Thomas, civil servant employed in t h e solicitors' office of the I n l a n d Revenue Department, a n d his wife, : P.

Hibbard. Sidney Gilchrist THOMAS was born on April 16th in London, capital of the British empire at the peak of its colonial power and industrial revolution. He had an elder brother; a younger brother and a sister.

The whole family liked to read, and the three brothers benefited from their stays in the country to study botany and birds. Gilchrist: A Novel - Kindle edition by Galacar, Christian.

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Thomas possessed a frail constitution and the effects of his experiments damaged his lungs. He died in Paris on the 1st of Februaryaged just 34 years. An obelisk, commemorating the work of Gilchrist and Thomas, wasFile Size: 37KB.

Some Nineteenth Century British Scientists presents the biographies of eight British scientists who represent the state of science in the second half of the Victorian era: Charles Wyville Thomson, James Murray, Arthur Cayley, Francis Galton, William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, Norman Lockyer, Sidney Gilchrist Thomas, and William Ramsay.

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London, Faber and Faber Ltd. The third result is Thomas Kent Gilchrist age 80+ in Tacoma, WA. They have also lived in Gig Harbor, WA and Lakewood, WA plus 2 other locations. Thomas is related to Leslie Lee Gilchrist and Kent T Gilchrist as well as 3 additional people.

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He and his cousin, Sidney Gilchrist Thomas, collaborated to develop what became the standard “basic process” for making steel. Their process meant the production of steel became more cost.

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THOMAS, SIDNEY GILCHRIST (–), metallurgist and inventor, born on 16 April at Canonbury, London, was son of William Thomas (–), a Welshman in the solicitors' department of the inland revenue office, and his wife Melicent (b.

), eldest daughter of the Rev. James Gilchrist, author of the ‘Intellectual Patrimony’ (). Photograph of Sidney Thomas, joint inventor of Thomas-Gilchrist basic steel process, note by Andrew Carnegie (Visual) A rare young man: being an appreciation of the memoirs and letters of Sidney Gilchrist Thomas, inventor by W.

E Gladstone (Book). A century later it was here that Sidney Gilchrist Thomas transformed the world’s steel industry by inventing a method to remove phosphorus from iron ore. The ruined furnaces are still visible today alongside the impressive remains of the foundry, cast house and water balance tower that raised wagons 80 feet into the air.

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His father, a Welshman, was in the civil service, and his mother was the daughter of the Rev. James Gilchrist. His father's death leaving his family with a considerably reduced income, he gave up his original idea of becoming a doctor and obtained an appointment as a police .The book reveals much about Sidney Gilchrist's sense of humour, including his frequent comments on the edibility of the food served at the Pine Hill residence.

The Reverend Dr. Archibald also suggests that Gilchrist's habit of dropping water-filled bags on the heads of "sober-sided, ultra-pious" students of theology probably contributed to his.Thomas, Sidney R.

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