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1774 The Enclosure Acts

The Enclosure Acts were designed by the land owning parliamentarians in Britain during the 1770s to take advantage of new technologies and techniques of farming by controlling more land. 26 more words

Industrial Revolution

1750 – 1850 Agricultural Revolution

Through the eighteenth and into the nineteenth century, as new machines and methods for farming were developed, landowners wanted control over larger and larger portions of land. 113 more words