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that the first person in the world to build a textile factory was a former wigmaker?

In 1771 in the village of Cromford, not far from Nottingham, a British citizen and former wigmaker by the name of Richard Arkwright invented...
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John Cockerill (1790 – 1840)

John Cockerill was the archetype of those British engineers who took the technologies of the Industrial Revolution to continental Europe and...
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News

| Making-off "WORK it OUT" video at the Naxoshalle Frankfurt

The preparations of the Europe wide dance event “WORK it OUT” are running full speed....  more

| ERIH UK Chapter Meeting, 25th October 2017, Verdant Works, Dundee, Scotland

Verdant Works in Dundee Scotland, was the venue for the ERIH UK meeting on 25th...  more

| ‚WORK it OUT‘: The ERIH-Event celebrating the European Year of Cultural Heritage EYCH 2018

A pan-European dance performance, presented by Transparent Design.  more

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