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Yesterday we wrote about the role of children in the Industrial Revolution, that period of history where people began to move from the countryside into big cities and when new technology and ways of making things changed this country – and the entire world – forever. It came at a great cost however, as children were made to work in horrible conditions with dangerous machines. Have a read of this diary and see if you can answer the questions about Harriet’s experience working in a mill.