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1

1767

james hargreaves builds spinning jenny

2

1782

james watt and steam engine

3

1804

richard trevithick builds the first steam train to run on a track

4

1811

luddites smash machines

5

1825

passenger trains start running in britain

6

1829

george stephenson builds the rocket

7

1851

the great exhibition

8

1733 

John Kay made the flying shuttle. 

9

richard arkwright

water frame 

water power from streams to drive spinning wheel. 
combine shuttle and jenny

10

samuel crompton

spinning mule, features of jenny and frame and 

this produced thread that was stronger, finer, and more consistent. 

11

Cartwright

power loom sped up weaving, because it was powered by water, 

12

water frame, spinning mule, power loom 

factory

spinning mule and water frame and power loom were too bulky and expensice to work in house. so formed factories which needed water power.

13

1793

eli whitney invented the cotton gin in 1793

14

macadam 

in early 1800s , john macadam built roads for drainage. 

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