How Henry Bessemer Helped Forge the Age of Steel

How Henry Bessemer Helped Forge The Age Of Steel

While looking for a way to strengthen cannon barrels, Henry Bessemer, an engineer and metallurgist, discovered better ways of making steel.

This man invented steel, a short time before the Second Industrial Revolution, but during the Industrial Revolution, the process to make it became more and more streamlined. This easy to manufacture steel, a very strong and useful material, became a staple of buildings and tools.

How Henry Bessemer Made Skyscrapers Possible

This man invented steel, a short time before the Second Industrial Revolution, but during the Industrial Revolution, the process to make it became more and more streamlined. This easy to manufacture steel, a very strong and useful material, became a staple of buildings and tools.

On January 19, 1813, English engineer, inventor, and businessman Sir Henry Bessemer was born. Bessemer’s name is chiefly known in connection with the Bessemer process, the first process for manufacturing steel inexpensively

On January 19, 1813, English engineer, inventor, and businessman Sir Henry Bessemer was born. Bessemer’s name is chiefly known in connection with the Bessemer process, the first process for manufacturing steel inexpensively

Henry Bessemer invented the process that would later lead to the steel producing companies of the industrial revolution.  His reach was both positive and negative in that it impacted the workers and leaders in completely different realms.

Henry Bessemer invented the process that would later lead to the steel producing companies of the industrial revolution. His reach was both positive and negative in that it impacted the workers and leaders in completely different realms.

Born into a Huguenot Family Henry Bessemer, Industrial Revolution's Man Of Steel....He changed Steel Making

Born into a Huguenot Family Henry Bessemer, Industrial Revolution's Man Of Steel....He changed Steel Making

Sir Henry Bessemer was a businessman and often traveled to Europe. Everything would be fine, but at the end of the 19th century, to get from England to the continent he could only go by steamboat.

Sir Henry Bessemer was a businessman and often traveled to Europe. Everything would be fine, but at the end of the 19th century, to get from England to the continent he could only go by steamboat.

Gravestone of Sir Henry Bessemer  - West Norwood Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Gravestone of Sir Henry Bessemer - West Norwood Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sir Henry Bessemer was a businessman and often traveled to Europe. Everything would be fine, but at the end of the 19th century, to get from England to the continent he could only go by steamboat.

Sir Henry Bessemer was a businessman and often traveled to Europe. Everything would be fine, but at the end of the 19th century, to get from England to the continent he could only go by steamboat.

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