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 James Craig Cochrane

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James Craig Cochrane Famous memorial

Birth
Ireland
Death
25 Jan 1881 (aged 56)
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Burial
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Plot
Section M Lot 52
Memorial ID
8417274 View Source

Inventor. He was a prominent lawyer in Rochester, New York who was also very interested in the effects of solar heat. His experiments in this field led to his inventing the first base-burning coal powered stove. He patented several other heating devices, including an innovative steam boiler, and won several awards including the highest honours at the 1846 New York State Fair.

Inventor. He was a prominent lawyer in Rochester, New York who was also very interested in the effects of solar heat. His experiments in this field led to his inventing the first base-burning coal powered stove. He patented several other heating devices, including an innovative steam boiler, and won several awards including the highest honours at the 1846 New York State Fair.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 20 Feb 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 8417274
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8417274/james-craig-cochrane: accessed ), memorial page for James Craig Cochrane (22 Mar 1824–25 Jan 1881), Find a Grave Memorial ID 8417274, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.