A Timeline Of Things Invented In London

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A Timeline Of Things Invented In London

Kettles, vacuum cleaners, neon lights, rubber bands, Twiglets. Where would we be without them? These and many other inventions have roots in London, as shown in the timeline below. We also want feedback. What should we add? What invention or discovery could represent the present decade? Comments below...

Last Updated 07 September 2017

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Greg Tingey

You mention Robert Hooke, but fail to mention his other important invention, used on every car on the planet:
The "Universal Joint" that allows rotation to be transmitted through a variable angle!
( 1678-1683 )

CuJo YYC

Apparently, the PSION Orgnaizer (sic) didn't have auto-correct. :-)