The Swing Riots in Surrey, 1830

Swing Riots 1830

Friday 18 October.

Dr Judy Hill spoke about poverty and welfare in early 19th century England, with reference to the Swing Riots of 1830 in Surrey.


Judy is a local historian and lectuer, and has taught at the University of Surrey. She researched the Swing Riots as part of her PhD, and has published on the subject.


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