Oldham Historical Research Group

Ancient Houses on Long Millgate
Long Millgate, Manchester
circa 1800
'THE PETERLOO MASSACRE'
Monday 16th August, 1819
St. Peter's Field, Manchester.

An on-going project towards the 200th Anniversay in 2019

BEFORE ... ON THE DAY ... AFTERMATH

Market Place, Manchester, in 1823
Market Place,
Manchester in 1823
Failsworth Veterans of Peterloo

Monday 16th August, 1819 - The Peterloo Massacre in Manchester.

27th September, 1884 photograph of Failsworth Veterans of Peterloo, at the 'Great Reform Demonstration'
Photographer : John Birch

The Reformers are, from the back:

David Hilton (79)
next row: Thomas Chadderton (81), John Davies (78), Thomas Ogden (81), Jonathan Dawson (82).
next row: Susannah Whittaker (81), Mary Collins (83), Catherine McMurdo (88), Richard Waters.
Front: Thomas Schofield (81) father of the author, Alice Schofield (79)

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