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1880s - Technology
1882 James Atkinson of Hampstead, London, England invented the Atkinson cycle engine. 1882–1883 James Wimshurst of Poplar, London, England 1882–1883 John Hopkinson of Manchester, England patents the three-phase electric power system in 1882. 1887 William Thomson (later Baron Kelvin) of Belfast, Ireland introduces the multicellular voltmeter ...
Descriptive Poetry - James Thomson
... be considered as the most important and the most successful, is The Seasons (1726–1730) of James Thomson ... A great part of Thomson's poem is nothing more nor less than a skillfully varied catalogue of natural phenomena ... Yet Thomson succeeds, as few other poets of his class have succeeded, in producing nobly-massed effects and comprehensive beauties such as were utterly unknown to his predecessors ...
Thomson (surname) - List of Persons With The Surname
... Adam Thomson (disambiguation) Alexander Thomson (1817–1875), Scottish architect Andrew Thomson (disambiguation) Beverly Thomson (born 1966), Canadian journalist Bob Thomson, English footballer Bobby ... Thomson (Sir Joseph John Thomson, 1856–1940), English physicist who discovered the electron J ... Archer Thomson (1863–1913), British rock-climber and mountaineer James Thomson (disambiguation), several people James Thomson (poet) (1700–1748), poet of the eighteenth century, author of The ...
James Thomson - Other Professions
... James Thomson (minister) (1768–1855), Scottish editor of the Encyclopædia Britannica James Thomson (calico printer) (1779–1850), English industrial chemist James Thomson (mathematician) (1786–1849 ... Thomson (1878–1959), American newspaper publisher James Allan Thomson (1881–1928), New Zealand geologist, scientific administrator and museum director James Noel Thomson (1888 ... Thomson (1892–1972), President of the University of Saskatchewan and Moderator of the United Church of Canada James Beveridge Thomson (1902-1983 ...
Richmond Park - Plantings and Memorials - James Thomson
... The seat is inscribed with lines by James Thomson, the 18th century Scottish poet best known for writing the words to "Rule Britannia!" who, towards the end of his life ... end of Pembroke Lodge Gardens there is another memorial to Thomson, who died at Richmond in 1748 ... The board has a poem about Thomson by the writer and historian John Heneage Jesse ...

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    To sunny waters some
    By fatal instinct fly; where on the pool
    They sportive wheel, or, sailing down the stream,
    Are snatched immediate by the quick-eyed trout
    Or darting salmon.
    —James Thomson (1700–1748)

    Visitors who come from the Soviet Union and tell you how marvellous it is to be able to look at public buildings without advertisements stuck all over them are just telling you that they can’t decipher the cyrillic alphabet.
    —Clive James (b. 1939)