BGS Promotions Year 9 Timeline

  • Period: to

    Industrial revolution to the Great War

  • Patenting of Textiles

  • The Improved Steam Engine

    The improved steam engine invented by James Watt and patented in 1775.
  • The Spinning Mule was Invented.

    The spinning mule, which makes the production of fine yarns by machine possible, is developed in Bolton by Samuel Crompton.
  • Arrival of the First Fleet in Australia

  • Flinder's Circumnavigation

  • First Regular railway Service

    The first regular railway services start between Stockton and Darlington in northeast England.
  • Period: to

    The Gold Decade

  • Sydney and Melbourne Connected by Telegraph

  • Start of the First World War

  • Landing at Gallipoli

  • First Engagement with a combat Tank

  • End of the First World War