English
English version

Hargreaves, James

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishHargreaves, JamesJames HargreavesHar‧greaves, James /ˈhɑːɡriːvz $ ˈhɑːr-/  (1720–78) a British inventor known for inventing machines such as the spinning jenny, which was used for making cotton and wool into thread, and which he used in his factory in Nottingham see also Industrial Revolution, the
Pictures of the day
What are these?
Click on the pictures to check.