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Peterloo Massacre – WALK

Start:
05/03/2016 1:30 pm
End:
05/03/2016 3:30 pm
Cost:
£8 (£7)
Venue:
Central Library
Address:
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St Peter's Square, Manchester, United Kingdom, M2 5PD

Sorry for any confusion – This is a WALK not a tour.

August 1819: troops charged 60,000 Mancunians at a rally called to lower the price of bread and demand the vote.

More than a dozen people were killed and hundreds injured.

For more details of the events of this infamous day, see elsewhere on this website: http://www.newmanchesterwalks.com/walks-tours/peterloo-massacre-on-the-streets-of-manchester/

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