Project ID708
DescriptionMax Beran is exploring the history behind a note posted in his home village in 1795 threatening arson against local farmers and bakers. Max is comparing this incident with similar events elsewhere to identify the social, political, agricultural, and legal circumstances behind this threat, drawing upon newspapers, court and parliamentary proceedings, and vestry reports.
TopicSocial history
TypeU3A-led research (SLP)
U3ADidcot & District U3A
Organization/partnerNone
Year started2017
Source of referenceCitizens 800 website, see below
OutputNone known
DocumentNone
NotesThis is one of number of SLPs linked to the Citizens project at Royal Holloway College - see file card 547 for details
See  www.citizens800.org/U3A  for more information