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Biography of Sir Richard Arkwright

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1732 - Born on the 23rd of December in Preston, Lancashire, NW England, UK. 1755 - Married his first wife, Patience Holt.

1768 - Sir Richard Arkwright set up his celebrated spinning-frame in Preston; the first machine that could produce cotton thread of sufficient strength to be used as warp. 1769 - Sir Richard Arkwright had patented the Water Frame.

1779 - Popular opinion went against him on the grounds that his inventions reduced the need for labour, and in his large mill near Chorley was destroyed by a mob. 1775 - Sir Richard Arkwright took out another patent, this time for the complete process of cotton-thread production.

1771 - Sir Richard Arkwright converted to water power and built a new mill in the Derbyshire village of Cromford. 1788 - Sir Richard Arkwright purchased an estate from Florence Nightingale’s father, William, for £20,000 and set about building Willersley Castle for himself and his family.

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