James Nasmyth

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James Nasmyth
James Nasmyth, c. 1877.png
Woodburytype prent, c.1877
Born19 August 1808 (1808-08-19)
Edinburgh, Scotland
Died7 May 1890 (1890-05-08) (aged 81)
ResidenceIngland (1829)
NaitionalityScots
CitizenshipBreetish
Alma materHeriot-Watt Varsity
Kent forSteam hammer
Machine tuils
Locomotives
Astronomy
Photografie
Scientific career
FieldsMechanical ingineer
Airtist
Inventor
InstitutionsNasmyth, Gaskell and Company,(1836–50)
James Nasmyth and Company (1850–56)

James Hall Nasmyth (whiles spelled Naesmyth, Nasmith, or Nesmyth) (19 August 1808 – 7 Mey 1890) wis a Scots ingineer, airtist an inventor famous for his development o the steam hammer.