Illustrations of various boilers listed in the Timeline
1663 - 1788
The first globular boiler and water cask used as a "steam water-lift".
Invented in 1663 by the Marquis of Worcester.
Savery's steam boiler used in connection with a
water-lift in 1698
Newcommen's globular boiler set in brickwork for steam
engines as used in 1710
Savery's cylindrical vertical boiler as used in 1711
Newcommen's Haycock cylindrical boiler as used in 1711
Newcommen's cylindrical boiler with curved ends as used in 1714
Smeaton's Haycock cylindrical boiler with internal fire-box, flues and iron
chimney being the first vertical flued boiler made. Introduced in 1769
c1772 - Newcommen's Steam Boiler
c1788 - Watt's Steam Boiler