TITLE

Out and about in Cromford Mill, Lea Mills and the Lumsdale Valley

AUTHOR(S)
Wrigley, Chris
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Historian (02651076);Autumn2011, Issue 111, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on the British industrial sites known as Cromford Mill, Lea Mills, and Lumsdale Valley. It explores the region's history during the early period of British industrialization, with a particular focus on cotton spinning activities. Details related to the area's labor supply are presented. Topics discussed include industrialists Richard Arkwright and John Smedley, patents, and cotton spinning machinery.
ACCESSION #
66687159

 

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