The Transformation of British Society - People you need to know!

The Transformation of British Society - People you need to know! 

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The Transformation of British
Society:
Names of Important People…read more

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Robert Owen
New Lanark Mill
Looked after workers ­ better
conditions
Part of the 10 Hour Movement
GNCTU
Co-Operative Movement…read more

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Titus Salt
Saltaire ­ Villages for workers and
nice factories
Used Alpaca Wool…read more

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Greg Family
Quarry Bank Mill
Pauper Apprentice System…read more

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Humphrey Davy
Invented the Safety Lamp for mines
as the methane gas exploded with a
naked flame.…read more

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`Captain Swing'
Fictional ­ but name given to the
swing rioters who were against new
agricultural machinery ­ they wrote
letters to farmers signed `Captain
Swing'…read more

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