How did industrialisation change the form of urbanisation in the modern period?
CBSE Class 10
CBSE Class 10 Social
2018-03-06 15:14:32 UTC
The earlier industrial cities of Britain such as Leeds and Manchester attracted large numbers of migrants to the textile mills set up in the late 18th century.
In 1851, more than three-quarters of the adults living in Manchester were migrants from rural areas.
The city of London was a powerful magnet for migrant populations.