3. Industrial Revolution Archives - History Bombs


Industrial Revolution

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Meet the inventors, protestors and politicians who fuelled this age of industry and social change.

5 Video Lessons

15 Classroom Activities

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3.1 Industrial Revolution (In One Take)

From agriculture to industry, meet the pioneers who transformed Britain's economy and society.

Run time: 05:54 Members only


3.2 Did Everyone Benefit?

Explore the impact of industrialisation on Britain's emerging class system.

Run time: 04:59 Members only


3.3 Slavery Abolition Debate

William Wilberforce, Thomas Clarkson and Olaudah Equiano stake their claim for bringing about the abolition of slavery.

Run time: 06:37 Members only


3.4 Why Did So Many Protest?

From the Luddites to the Suffragettes, we meet the protesters who made their voices heard in dangerous times.

Run time: 06:22 Members only


3.5 Britain's Booming Empire

We explore the rise of the British Empire and consider how it was able to grow so quickly.

Run time: 03:50 Members only

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