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SMITH, Sir Francis Pettit (1808-1874)

Plaque erected in 2007 by English Heritage at Fountain House, 17 Sydenham Hill, Sydenham, London SE26 6SH, London Borough of Southwark

Inscription Sir
FRANCIS
PETTIT SMITH
1808-1874
Pioneer of the
Screw Propeller
lived here
1864-1870
Profession Inventor
Category Industry and Invention
Material Ceramic
Shape Circular
Colour Blue

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