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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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Count Wilhelm Friedrich von Reden (1752 – 1815)

Count Wilhelm Friedrich von Reden was one of the most influential figures in the development of industry in Upper Silesia. He was the nephew...
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News

| "Twinning of Sites": Silesia visits Rhineland

From 19 - 23 August 2018, the LVR Industrial Museum in Oberhausen (D) hosted...  more

| 17 - 20 September 2018: ERIH pilot programme “Twinning Of Sites” has started

The Museum of the History of Katowice (Muzeum Historii Katowic) and Association...  more

| ERIH Poland Meeting 2018: Focus on Social Media

This year’s annual meeting of the Polish ERIH chapter, hosted by the ERIH Anchor...  more

| ERIH UK meeting at Rhondda Heritage Park, South Wales

On 12th September 2018, ERIH-UK held a joint meeting at Rhondda Heritage Park with...  more

| 10.-23.09.18: Days of Industrial Heritage Chemnitz and Zwickau

This September, Chemnitz celebrates its ninth industrial heritage festival. For the...  more

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