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A year of People’s History. 6 of the best.

By Chris Neal
People's History
  1. Mass Grave of Victorian Paupers Discovered in Eastville.

Who were they and what did they endure?

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By Chris Neal

 

2. Victorian Bristol’s radical coffee taverns – Educate, Agitate, Percolate?

The fascinating history of Bristol’s radical coffee houses.

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3. The Forgotten Charter of the Forests. 

The age-old battle over British land use

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Liane Aviram

4. The slaves who changed history.

The abolition process was greatly accelerated by the scale and frequency of slave resistance across the diaspora. 

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5. An unusual World War 1 Hero from Bristol. 

A war hero. But not for the usual reasons.

Issue 5.

By Bethan Mure

6. The History of Struggle at Avonmouth Docks

A site of dispute since opening in 1877 as detailed in these six events from 1923 to the present day.

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