Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

4/8/2006

Time to pay tribuite to victims of Peterloo

A CAMPAIGN to erect a memorial to those who died during the Peterloo masscare is being led by a Didsbury man.Geoff Bridson is calling on Town Hall bosses to erect a monument on the site where 11 died and hundreds were maimed by the Manchester Yeomanry in 1819.

Peterloo is one of the most infamous events in Manchester’s history. for more click here

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