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Peterloo Massacre 200, Official Tours: The Hours Before…

Start:
05/10/2019 2:30 pm
End:
05/10/2019 4:15 pm
Cost:
£10.50
Venue:
Central Library Steps
Address:
Google Map
St Peter's Square, Manchester, United Kingdom, M2 5PD

* Saturday 5 October 2019, 2.30pm.
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Monday 16 August 1819: the most tragic day in English political history. Around 1.30pm troops charged a peaceful demonstration in the centre of Manchester called to demand the vote and end to unjust laws. In minutes around a dozen people were dead and hundreds injured.

It became known as the Peterloo Massacre .

 

 

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