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Industrial Revolution V Dramatic changes in the social and economic structure that took place as inventions and technological innovations created the factory system of large-scale machine production and greater economic specialization VThe Industrial Revolution has changed the face of nations giving rise to urban centers requiring vast municipal services VIt created a specialized and interdependent economic life and made the urban worker more completely dependent on the will of the employer than the rural worker had been Richard Arkwright V1732-92 English inventor His construction of a machine for spinning the water frame patented in 1769 was an early step in the Industrial Revolution Puddling VA process that involved stirring the molten pig iron in a reverbatory furnace until the decarburizing action of the air produced a loop of pure metal James Watt V1736-1819 Scottish inventor VWhile working at the Univ of Glasgow as an instrument maker Watt was asked to repair a model of Thomas Newcomens steam engine He devised improvements that resulted in a new type of engine patented 1769 with a separate condensing chamber an air pump to bring steam into the chamber and parts of the engine insulated VHe also perfected a rotary engine Rocket Va locomotive designed by the British engineer George Stephenson Vwon a competition sponsored by the Liverpool and Manchester Railroad Vpulled a load of three times its own weight at the rate of 20 kmh 125 mph and hauled a coach filled with passengers at 39 kmh 24 mph Vstimulated the building of other locomotives and the extension of railroad lines
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