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  Industrial Revolution    
  1764 – Spinning jenny by James Hargreaves  
       
  1765-1785 – Steam engine controlled by James Watt  
       
  1769-1775 – Water frame by Richard Arkwright    
     
  1772 – Automations by Henri and Jacques Droz  
       
  1779 – Spinning mule by Samuel Crompton    
       
  1785 – Power loom by Edmund Cartwright    
       
  1786 – Nail making machine by Ezekial Reed    
       
  1786 – Automatic flour-mill factory design by Oliver Evans  
       
  1790 – Pulley block automatic manufacturing line by Brunel    
       
  1793 – Cotton gin by Eli Whitney  
       
  1795 – Hydraulic press by Joseph Bamah    
       
  1795 – Food canning by Appert    
       
  1798 – Continuous paper manufacture by Nicolas-Louis Robert    
     
     

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