12–18 November 2018

The Peterloo Massacre – Guided Tour

This is a guided tour devoted to one of the key British events in the development of Parliamentary democracy: the Peterloo Massacre of 16 August 1819 when a crowd of 60,000 people met in Manchester to call for Parliamentary reform and were subjected to hostility from the authorities, resulting in at least a dozen deaths and hundreds of injuries.

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Manchester Central Library, St Peter's Square, Manchester, M2 5PD
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