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A companion volume to F.A. Bruton's 'The Story of Peterloo', the full title of this short collection is 'Three Accounts of Peterloo by Eyewitnesses, Bishop Stanley, Lord Hylton, John Benjamin Smith with Bishop Stanley's Evidence at the Trial'. The three contemporary accounts, each with a short introduction by the editor, give different perspectives on the events of 16 August 1819, when a troop of Hussars accompanied by the local Yeomanry rode into a peaceful reform rally at St. Peter's Fields, Manchester, leaving 18 dead and more than 700 injured. (Summary by Phil Benson)

Three Accounts of Peterloo by BRUTON, Francis Archibald LibriVox

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A companion volume to F.A. Bruton's 'The Story of Peterloo', the full title of this short collection is 'Three Accounts of Peterloo by Eyewitnesses, Bishop Stanley, Lord Hylton, John Benjamin Smith with Bishop Stanley's Evidence at the Trial'. The three contemporary accounts, each with a short introduction by the editor, give different perspectives on the events of 16 August 1819, when a troop of Hussars accompanied by the local Yeomanry rode into a peaceful reform rally at St. Peter's Fields, Manchester, leaving 18 dead and more than 700 injured. (Summary by Phil Benson)

    Front matter, Introduction

    Front matter, Introduction

    • 6 min
    Bishop Stanley

    Bishop Stanley

    • 29 min
    Stanley's evidence at the trial

    Stanley's evidence at the trial

    • 22 min
    Sir William Joliffe

    Sir William Joliffe

    • 18 min
    John Benjamin Smith

    John Benjamin Smith

    • 21 min
    Appendix A and B

    Appendix A and B

    • 29 min

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