indusrial revalution

spinning jenny

nicholas clark

7th

2/4/14

spinning jenny

Hargreaves's Original Spinning Jenny, C 1765.. Photograph. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2014. http://quest.eb.com/images/102_519701

spinning jenny again

A Spinning Jenny In Use At Palmer Mackay Limited, Trowbridge, C 1930.. Photograph. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2014. http://quest.eb.com/images/102_531443

who

James Hargreaves

how

The machine worked by threading eight spindles at once just by turning a single wheel. An operator could now easily spin eight threads at once.

what is its purpose

to spin several threads at one time

where

Blackburn, Lancashire.

when

1770

why was there need for it

so people could spin multiple needles at once rather than one?

why its important in history

it was a significant factor in the industrialization of the textile industry. But it was inferior to the water frame by R. Arkwright

bibigalpyograghpy

"Spinning jenny." Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2014. Web. 30 Jan. 2014. <http://school.eb.com/levels/high/article/473375>.



"James Hargreaves." Science and Its Times. Ed. Neil Schlager and Josh Lauer. Vol. 4. Detroit: Gale, 2001. Gale Power Search. Web. 30 Jan. 2014.



Document URL



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"James Hargreaves." Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2014. Web. 3 Feb. 2014. <http://school.eb.com/levels/high/article/39259>.



"James Hargreaves." Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2014. Web. 3 Feb. 2014. <http://school.eb.com/levels/high/article/39259>.



"Spinning jenny." Britannica School. Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., 2014. Web. 30 Jan. 2014. <http://school.eb.com/levels/high/article/473375>.



"James Hargreaves." Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2014. Web. 3 Feb. 2014. <http://school.eb.com/levels/high/article/39259>.


"Spinning jenny." Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2014. Web. 3 Feb. 2014. <http://school.eb.com/levels/high/article/473375>.

James Currie. Stipple Engraving By J. Brain After T. Hargreaves.. Photograph. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 4 Feb 2014. http://quest.eb.com/images/125_1177228