1932 William Hermann Brenner Thornton tea maker

1932 William Hermann Brenner Thornton

1932 William Hermann Brenner Thornton

In 1932 William Hermann Brenner Thornton, an inventor from South Ealing, produced his first teawaker. The patent for this device was applied for on January 27th 1933, after George Augustus Absolom’s patent of May 2nd 1932.