Agricultural revolution

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The transformation of farming that resulted in the eighteenth century from the spread of new crops, improvements in cultivation techniques and livestock breeding, and consolidation of small holdings into large farms from which tenants were expelled

Richard Arkwright

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English inventor and entrepreneur who became the wealthiest and most successful textile manufacturer of the early Industrial Revolution. He invented the water frame, a machine that, with minimal human supervision, could spin several threads at once

James Hargreave

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Invented the spinning jenny for the cotton industry in 1768

Samuel Crompton

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1779, a Brit who combined the best features of the spinning jenny with the water frame to form the spinning mule/Crompton's mule.

Edmund Cartwright

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English clergyman who invented the power loom (1743-1823)

James Watt

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Scottish engineer and inventor whose improvements in the steam engine led to its wide use in industry (1736-1819)

Henry Cort

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Created puddling, where from coal was burned to produce an iron of high quality which boomed the British iron industry; 1780s

Richard Trevithick

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English engineer who built the first railway locomotive (1771-1833)

Great Exhibition

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World's first industrial fair which displayed Britain's wealth to the world. A gigantic symbol of Britain's success; held at the Crystal Palace

Tariffs

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Taxes on imports or exports