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ⓘ Christopher Polhem. Christopher Polhammar, better known as Christopher Polhem, which he took after his ennoblement in 1716, was a Swedish scientist, inventor, a ..




Christopher Polhem
                                     

ⓘ Christopher Polhem

Christopher Polhammar, better known as Christopher Polhem, which he took after his ennoblement in 1716, was a Swedish scientist, inventor, and industrialist. He made large contributions to the economic and industrial development of Sweden, mainly mining. He was ennobled by King Charles XII of Sweden for his contributions to the development of Swedish technology.

                                     
  • artilleryman Pjotr Mikhailov Use of palanquins increases in Europe Christopher Polhem starts Sweden s first technical school. The royal castle Tre Kronor
  • of Oxford and Mortimer, English statesman d. 1724 December 18 Christopher Polhem Swedish scientist and inventor d. 1751 January 19 Thomas Venner