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The combination of competition and improved efficiency halved the cost of coal and halved the transport cost of raw cotton.In the early 1800s, John Dalton formulated his atomic theory in Manchester. In future you can use our brand new Manchester Singles website in partnership with Urban Social.
It is historically a part of Lancashire, although areas of Cheshire south of the River Mersey were incorporated in the 20th century.
This article is about the city of Manchester in England.
For the larger conurbation, see Greater Manchester Built-up Area.
The Bridgewater Canal, Britain's first wholly artificial waterway, was opened in 1761, bringing coal from mines at Worsley to central Manchester.
The canal was extended to the Mersey at Runcorn by 1776.