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

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

Joseph Wright of Derby (Three Children of Richard Arkwright with a Kite)

Joseph Wright of Derby (Three Children of Richard Arkwright with a Kite)

Sir Richard Arkwright (23 December 1732 – 3 August 1792) was an inventor and a leading entrepreneur during the early Industrial Revolution.

Sir Richard Arkwright (23 December 1732 – 3 August 1792) was an inventor and a leading entrepreneur during the early Industrial Revolution.

THE THREE ELDEST CHILDREN OF RICHARD ARKWRIGHT WITH A KITE by Joseph Wright of Derby

THE THREE ELDEST CHILDREN OF RICHARD ARKWRIGHT WITH A KITE by Joseph Wright of Derby

Portrait of Richard Arkwright Junior with his Wife Mary and Daughter Anne - Joseph Wright 1790

Portrait of Richard Arkwright Junior with his Wife Mary and Daughter Anne - Joseph Wright 1790

Richard Arkwright,‘Cotton King’ was the father of the factory; the ‘Ford’ of his day; and one of the founders of the industrial revolution.

Richard Arkwright,‘Cotton King’ was the father of the factory; the ‘Ford’ of his day; and one of the founders of the industrial revolution.

Richard Arkwright Junior. Left -  Richard Arkwright Junior.  Portrait after R Reinagle hung in the Richard Arkwright & Co bank in Wirksworth. Raised at Bakewell, Derbyshire, he was a quiet, humble and hardworking man with a Midas touch, expanding the fortune he received from his famous father by many fold. He died the richest commoner in England.

Richard Arkwright Junior. Left - Richard Arkwright Junior. Portrait after R Reinagle hung in the Richard Arkwright & Co bank in Wirksworth. Raised at Bakewell, Derbyshire, he was a quiet, humble and hardworking man with a Midas touch, expanding the fortune he received from his famous father by many fold. He died the richest commoner in England.

Richard Arkwright - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Richard Arkwright - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sir Richard Arkwright: Facts And Information

Sir Richard Arkwright: Facts And Information

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