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The Great Stink! Engineers, sewerage systems and the Victorian battle against dirt

12 July @ 19:30 - 21:00

Speaker: Tom Crook

The talk discusses the notorious ‘Great Stink’ of summer 1858 in London, its causes and the approach adopted to combat the problem. Tom is a Senior Lecturer in Modern British History at Oxford Brookes University,

Talk postponed from July 2020

Format/venue to be confirmed


12 July
19:30 - 21:00
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