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Plumstead Common riots

Susan Parker

Plumstead Common riots

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Short account of the public demonstrations that took place in 1876against further encroachments and enclosures of Plumstead Common.

Statementby Susan Parker.
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Open LibraryOL20847217M


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AbstractDespite widespread recognition of the importance of open spaces as the 'lungs of the capital', the year saw the Lords of the Manor of Plumstead, the Provost and Scholars of Queen's College Oxford, attempt to sell the majority of Plumstead Common.

With more respectable means of protest unable to secure the traditional right of access of local people, it was left to an emigrant Cited by: 5. The Plumstead Common Riots, Extract from: IDEAL HOMES: A History Of South-East London Suburbs. by Barbara Ludlow.

The people of Plumstead strongly opposed the ambitions of Queens' College Oxford stating that they had the right to graze cattle, geese and other livestock, the right to cut turf and to dig for sand and gravel on the Common.

In attempts were made by the Military to enclose the grounds of Plumstead Common, a popular recreational spot amongst the area's working men and women. Resistance, led by the skilled workers of the nearby Woolwich Arsenal and bolstered by.

by Barbara Ludlow The Plumstead Common Riots, The people of Plumstead strongly opposed the ambitions of Queens College stating that they had the right to graze cattle, geese and other livestock, the right to cut turf and to dig for sand and gravel on the Common.

Also they claimed the right to use the open space for sports and other pastimes. Memories of Plumstead November He lived in a large house in Herbert Road, Plumstead Common with stabling and a coach-house He was married with two sons, Mr Harry and Mr Charles (Charlie), both heading for their teens.

there were nearly riots. Over Plumstead And Districts- WWII letter by Iris Gildon (nee Hannaford). Buy Our Common Story: A Celebration of Plumstead Common 2nd edition by Cowdell, Julia, Cowdell, Julia (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. Plumstead Common, Greenwich A wiggling chain of open spaces covering an undulating plateau in south Plumstead, linking to Winn’s Common in the east.

The parish workhouse stood at Winn’s Common in the 18th century and a windmill was built on Plumstead Common in Rights, ‘Riot’ and Ritual: The Knole Park Access Dispute, Sevenoaks, Kent, –5 - Volume 5 Issue 1 - David Killingray. The riot that apparently saved Plumstead Common from enclosure, in the photo the people are digging up the enclosing fences.

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The Plumstead Common Riots of A Study in Mid-Victorian Protest. David M George. Pages: Published Plumstead Common riots book 18 Jul Abstract | PDF ( KB) book review. Reviews. none. Pages: Published online: 18 Jul First Page Preview | PDF (65 KB).

Plumstead Common is a common and urban park in Plumstead in the Royal Borough of Greenwich Plumstead Common was first mentioned in the Domesday Book in ("Plumstede"). The name refers to a place where plums grow. The riots resulted in the Plumstead Common Act ensuring that one hundred acres of land remained as public open space.

Please - NO DIRECT SELLING/ADVERTISING. This group is here for sharing news and information about Plumstead (London) events, groups, facilities, best shops and its history. The Plumstead Common Act saved nearly acres for the public, permanently, a benchmark for the protection of public space and a milestone for dreamers.

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See more ideas about old photos, local history, photo pins. David M. George, ‘The Plumstead Common Riots of a study in mid-Victorian protest’, The London Journal, 3 (), ; Robert Allen, ‘The battle for the common: politics and populism in mid-Victorian Kentish London’, Social History, 1 (),   Disturbances and even riots about the use of Plumstead Common continued well into the next decade, and especially in See further Allenand George   Datedit shows some artfully posed rioters digging up fences used to enclose Plumstead Common, then a developing town on the edge of London.

I was told that the riot’s leader was John De Morgan. It was your book, which I read many years ago, which convinced me to take De Morgan seriously (having first discovered him through the Plumstead Common riots).

I am now writing a book: Agitation and Indignation – The radical journey of Citizen John De Morgan: The People’s Advocate, Champion and Friend. The Plumstead Common riots saw local people stand up against land owners trying to fence off large sections of Plumstead Common. The riots resulted in a change in law protecting common land for all.

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