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190th Anniversary of Peterloo massacre - Manchester

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Uploaded on Aug 18, 2009

Short video shots only of the 190th Anniversary of Peterloo massacre -

On 16th August 1819 in St Peter's Fields, Manchester, armed cavalry charged a peaceful crowd of around 60,000 people gathered to listen to anti-poverty and pro-democracy speakers. It is estimated that 18 were killed, and over 700 seriously injured.

The organisers are campaigning for a PROMINENT, EXPLANATORY and RESPECTFUL memorial to this major event in the history of Manchester and its people, and to those who died that day.

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