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Boulton

(ˈbəʊltən)
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(Biography) Matthew. 1728–1809, British engineer and manufacturer, who financed Watt's steam engine and applied it to various industrial purposes
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WITH live music and ice creams, the summer festival vibes will be bursting out of Matthew Boulton College's Open Event this Saturday, June 16.
The teenager was attacked in broad daylight outside Birmingham city centre's Matthew Boulton College, where he is an IT student.
Matthew Boulton's Soho House in Handsworth where he lived near his famous Soho Works manufactory - and where the Lunar Society met
Contract notice: Matthew Boulton New Development, Matthew Boulton Campus, Birmingham Metropolitan College.
Matthew Boulton; enterprising industrialist of the Enlightenment.
Steam engine inventor Watt will appear alongside his 18th century business partner Matthew Boulton. Bank of England governor Mervyn King revealed the design as he opened an exhibition about Boulton in Birmingham.
Entrepreneur Matthew Boulton and engineer James Watt - whose 18th century business partnership led to developments in the steam engine which helped drive the industrial revolution - will both appear on the note, the first time two portraits have appeared together.
The four - Isle of Wight, West Cumbria in Workington, Ealing and Matthew Boulton in Birmingham - were all told they must improve.
Sutton Coldfield College and Matthew Boulton College both gained significant increases in overall A-Level pass rates on 2015.
Formerly the home of entrepreneur Matthew Boulton, it was the meeting place for some of society's greatest minds, who together, helped shape not only Birmingham but the world.
Rare Derbyshire Blue John pieces, including an 18th century ormolumounted urn linked to city industrialist Matthew Boulton, are to be sold by Fellows Auctioneers in the Jewellery Quarter next month.