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Why was James Hargreaves an inventor of the Industrial Revolution?
In respect to this, who is James Hargreaves in the Industrial Revolution?
He was one of three men responsible for the mechanisation of spinning: Hargreaves is credited with inventing the spinning jenny in 1764; Richard Arkwright patented the water frame in 1769; and Samuel Crompton combined the two, creating the spinning mule in 1779.
One may also ask, what was James Hargreaves known for? Spinning jenny
Furthermore, who is the inventor of the spinning jenny?
What did James Hargreaves create?