When was plumbing invented?


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2011-12-03 13:22:35
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There are many examples of plumbing dating back to ancient times in Babylon.


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Who invented roman plumbing

The Romans are accredited with starting to the first plumbing systems

I think he invented himself, when plumbing was created the need for a plumber was immediate, it was naturally the same guy who invented the system. Plumbing was originally invented by the ancient Greeks.

Romans invented running copper water lines.

4,632 BC Check out the plumbing museum Or the history of plumbing chapters 5 - 8

He is a man who invented toilets and indoor plumbing

No, indoor plumbing was not invented until around 1600.

It wasn't until 1775 that modern indoor plumbing was invented. It also wasn't until the mid 1800's when it became a luxury item that was finally available to the wealthy.

The Greeks and Romans .. See the history of plumbing part 4

Shark bites were in common usage by 2003 , so were possibly invented just before that.

Paul Really Circa 1742 and Thomas Crapper

Cold as there had boilers BUT no thermostats as electricity was not yet invented

The ancient Romans, along with many other plumbing innovations.

Indoor plumbing was invented by the Romans. Its common use in the US began around the turn of the 20th century with the advent of pumps to move water. Some inventive people had used storage tanks and hand powered pumps to provide indoor plumbing as early as the 18th century but these were not in widespread use.

India from, 2600 BC- 1900 BC (Indus River Valley)

Indoor plumbing was invented long before World War 2. According to the related link below, "The first patent for the flushing toilet was issued to Alexander Cummings in 1775." but "Until 1840, indoor plumbing could be found only in the homes of the rich and the better hotels." World War 2 did not begin until 1939.

1743 in England for the Duke of York and if you need the exact month check out the history of plumbing

Plumbing top-out is the stage of plumbing that occurs when a home is in its frame stage. There are three stages of plumbing typically in construction. Plumbing rough (prior to the foundation being poured); plumbing topout (bringing ground plumbing up through the vents); plumbing trim (installing fixtures).

The lady who invented it died slightly over 5,800 years ago in ancient Egypt Check out the history of plumbing and then look up lead burning

The first "indoor" plumbing credit goes to the Romans, how ever primitive it may have been. They first invented the aqueducts that carried water from the mountains and hills surrounding Rome, and were famous for the "Roman Baths".

Oddly enough, the toilet was invented by John J. Crapper. No joke.NOT TRUE the toilet was invented before Tom was even born(SEE THE HISTORY OF PLUMBING)

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The Romans invented certain types of plumbing, such as indoor toilets and indoor running water. And yes, we still used running water in our homes today as well as indoor toilets.

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