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Unformatted text preview: 1712-Frances transportation system was developed to move the military around, where as England’s was set up to move coal and other resources around -Built in markets, England had an economic doctrine (mercantilism) ready made markets for British manufactured goods -England had an Agricultural revolution in the years before the Industrial revolution Enclosure -the selling of public land to private owners, machine tool- the making of machines by machines More standardized parts Newcomen -not extremely educated -produced about 75 of his engines -James watt made improvements -Mathew Bolton became partner -made about 1000 engines about 26000 horse power engine became known as the watt-Bolton engine The watt engine put out 5x more power that newcomen Coal to steam...
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course HI 3 taught by Professor W during the Fall '07 term at N.C. State.
- Fall '07