Edmund Cartwright

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English clergyman who invented the power loom (1743-1823)


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1823 Edmund Cartwright, the English innovator who invented the wool combing machine, died
THE power loom - a key factor in the industrial revolution - is invented by Edmund Cartwright.
Anniversaries: 5th: IRA bomb in Bishopsgate; 100th: Spain declared war on the United States; 255th: Birth of Edmund Cartwright, inventor of the power loom; 440th: Sixteen-year-old Mary, Queen of Scots, married the Dauphin of France; 465th: Birth of Willi am the Silent, Prince of Orange.
1743: Edmund Cartwright, British inventor of the power loom in 1785, born in Marnham, Notts.