Gresham College Lecture: The Gordon Riots of 1780: London in Flames and a Nation

courtesy Gresham College
Museum of London, St Pauls Monday March 11 2013 13:00 - 14:00
Civil unrest is nothing new, as this talk by Professor Ian Hayward makes clear, detailing as it does a sustained London riot that saw the torching of MP's houses, prisons and bridge toll-booths across the capital, and raised the spectre of a nationwide revolution.
Venue name: Museum of London
Contact:
Address: 150 London Wall
London
EC2Y 5HN
Opening hours: Daily 10am-6pm
Transport: Tube: St Paul's/Barbican
Event phone: 020 7831 0575
Event website: http://www.gresham.ac.uk