Sir Henry Bessemer


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British inventor and metallurgist who developed the Bessemer process (1813-1898)

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In 1884 Henry Fairchild leased a 150,000-acre tract of mineral land on Red Mountain and two years later founded, in cooperation with others, the industrial center of Bessemer, named for the Englishman Sir Henry Bessemer.
1851 - Sir Henry Bessemer, England, develops the steel-making process that bears his name.
At least Robert Mushet received a pension of [pounds]300 per annum (equivalent to [pounds]20,000 today) from the great steel maker Sir Henry Bessemer in recognition of him perfecting 'The Bessemer Process of Steel Making'.