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The Pentrich Rebellion: A Nottingham Affair?, Richard Gaunt, The Thoroton Society

11.03.2017, 2:30 pm

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thorotonbannerOn Saturday 11 March 2017 at the Nottingham Mechanics, 3 North Sherwood Street, Nottingham NG1 4EZ at 2.30 pm Richard Gaunt of the University of Nottingham will present The Myles Thoroton Hildyard Lecture on the subject of the Pentrich rebellion.

The Pentrich rising was an armed uprising in 1817 that began around the village of Pentrich in Derbyshire but was quashed soon after it began. Three men were hanged and beheaded at Derby Gaol for their participation in the uprising: Jeremiah Brandreth, Isaac Ludlam and William Turner


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The Thoroton Society
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Nottingham Mechanics Institute
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