Victorian factories<br />What were Victorian factories like?<br />
What were Victorian factories like?<br />Factory workers had to<br /> breathe in soot , smoke <br />and dust from the mach...
What were cotton mills?<br />Cotton  mills  were  factories which cotton was spun into thread.<br />Mill workers lived in<...
Why wasthe factory work dangerous?<br /><ul><li>The factory owners</li></ul>wanted the children to<br />  work because the...
       Thread!<br />Small girls worked <br />in mills As piecers<br />(a child who<br /> worked in a <br />mill joining <b...
Reformers       <br />People called <br />reformers wanted to<br /> stop the child-work!<br />
Laws! <br />1841 mines act-NO child  under the age of 10 to work underground in a coal mine.<br />1847 Ten hour act-NO chi...
Thank you for watching!<br />By Tania and Connie!<br />
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Victorian factories Connie and Tania

  1. 1. Victorian factories<br />What were Victorian factories like?<br />
  2. 2. What were Victorian factories like?<br />Factory workers had to<br /> breathe in soot , smoke <br />and dust from the machines.<br />Machines did many types <br />of jobs including spinning.<br />Britianwas full of factories.<br />People shouted over hiss <br />and rattle of machinery.<br />The people who worked in<br />the factories dripped with sweat.<br />
  3. 3. What were cotton mills?<br />Cotton mills were factories which cotton was spun into thread.<br />Mill workers lived in<br /> small houses close to the <br /> factories.<br /><ul><li> The machine turned the</li></ul> thread into textiles, such a<br />clothes .<br />
  4. 4. Why wasthe factory work dangerous?<br /><ul><li>The factory owners</li></ul>wanted the children to<br /> work because they <br />were cheap ,and they <br /> could crawl under the<br /> machines.<br />
  5. 5. Thread!<br />Small girls worked <br />in mills As piecers<br />(a child who<br /> worked in a <br />mill joining <br />pieces of <br />thread together)<br />
  6. 6. Reformers <br />People called <br />reformers wanted to<br /> stop the child-work!<br />
  7. 7. Laws! <br />1841 mines act-NO child under the age of 10 to work underground in a coal mine.<br />1847 Ten hour act-NO child to work more than hours a day.<br />1874 Factory act-NO child under the age of 10 to be employed in a factory .<br />
  8. 8. Thank you for watching!<br />By Tania and Connie!<br />

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