Euroargiandindusrev

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  • Euroargiandindusrev

    1. 1. Agricultural and Industrial revolutions “Growing” an economy
    2. 2. Introduction of Dutch techniques ❖ Cornelius Vermuyden (knighted in 1629)brought new technology to encourage: ❖ Irrigation ❖ Drainage ❖ Changes in river directions
    3. 3. Jethro Tull ❖ Introduced Seed Drill to England in 1701
    4. 4. Charles Townshend ❖ English politician ❖ Introduced four-field crop rotation (wheat, barley, turnips, clover) to feed people and livestock from all fields with no fallow
    5. 5. Bakewell and Coke ❖ Selective breeding of healthy and sturdy livestock
    6. 6. Inclosure Acts 1750-1845 ❖ 7 million public acres enclosed for private use ❖ 21% of English farmland enclosed ❖ Fewer workers needed per acre due to new technology ❖ Large-scale migration to urban areas resulted, with unemployment and urban slums as a result
    7. 7. Newcomen’s Steam Engine ❖ Designed in 1712 to draw lying water out of mines ❖ could get water out from a depth of 150 feet ❖ Did the job of 500 horses ❖ Not the most efficient machine ever!
    8. 8. Watt’s Steam Engine ❖ Finished in 1775 ❖ Replaced Newcomen’s ❖ Made by Watt and Boulton
    9. 9. Flying Shuttle made by John Kay of Lancashire
    10. 10. Spinning Jenny Made by James Hargraves in Lancashire
    11. 11. Arkwright’s Water Frame ❖ Richard Arkwright of Preston, Lancashire
    12. 12. Spinning Mule by Samuel Crompton of Lancashire
    13. 13. A Lancashire Cotton Mill
    14. 14. The production of iron
    15. 15. Portland Cement
    16. 16. Canals
    17. 17. Viaducts
    18. 18. The Rocket! 1830
    19. 19. Liverpool-Manchester Railway
    20. 20. John MacAdam makes “tarmac” ❖ Adding tar to concrete to make pavement ❖ Scottish inventor
    21. 21. Slave labor conditions
    22. 22. Robert Owen
    23. 23. Crystal Palace

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