Full Account of the Riot at Bath, 1780

 
Full Account of the Riot at Bath, 1780
4 0 c m
 
26cm
actual image size: 18cm x 32cm

Description

Started by young boys breaking window near Catholic Chapel, whereupon they destroyed the chapels windows, doors and furnishing and burnt down, along with 6/7 adjoining houses. Bath Militia tried to break up 8-10,000 strong mob, killing one. Mayor and Corporation sent out for extra support from regular army, 40 dragoons and assorted militia from further afield quelled mob. Newspaper Cutting

Image Details

Image Reference
 
41602
Collection Reference
 
Hunt Vol.3 Page 8
Original Width (mm)
 
115
Original Height (mm)
 
180
Collection Location
 
Bath Central Library

© This image is not to be copied or published without permission

buy a print

Select size
 
Select finish
 
How many prints?
 
£20.00
 

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas