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Spinning Frame: Date- 1768 Creator- Richard Arkwright Impact- For spinning thread/yarn from wool/cotton, mechanically.

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This is Richard Arkwright. He was a British engineer during the Victorian Era. He is well known for his invention of the Spinning Jenny.

WILLERSLEY CASTLE Seat of Richard Arkwright Esq. Derbyshire Engraved by W. B. G. Cooke from a drawing by H. Moore

1790 Portrait - Entrepreneur - Father of the Industrial Revolution.............. Sir Richard Arkwright (1732-1792)

Lewis Paul and John Wyatt patented their Roller Spinning machine in 1738. They invented the method of roller spinning that was later developed by Richard Arkwright to such great effect.

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