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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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August Borsig (1804 – 54)

(Johann Friedrich) August Borsig was the founder of one of Germany`s principal engineering companies. He was born, the son of a carpenter in...
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News

| ERIH ITALY Annual Meeting 2019: 13th to 14th June at Fondazione Dalmine, Dalmine

Intangible Heritage and Industrial Tourism. How to open the company archives to the...  more

| Survey for 'ERIH Industrial Heritage Barometer 2019' started

Again it covers questions on a range of topics relating to industrial heritage and is...  more

| May 1st 2019: Let's dance - Pan-European Dance Event 'WORK it OUT'

At 3 pm sharp on May 1, 2019, thousands of mainly young dancers will again be...  more

| Call for papers - ERIH Annual Conference 2019 until 24th June 2019

ERIH's 15th Annual Conference takes place from 16 to 18 October 2019 at ERIH Anchor...  more

| "Twinning of sites" call for proposals

ERIH invites its members to submit applications for the “Twinning of sites” project  more

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