Key dates in the Sociological history and
development of Great Britain
Key dates in the Sociological history and development of Great Britain
Dates in the development of the pottery industry. The lives of the North Staffordshire potters.
The development of the city and its buildings.
In order to put the development of Stoke-on-Trent into context the following resources give key dates for the whole of Great Britain:
Key dates to help put other developments into context.
Census and Registration
Census dates and statistics, registration laws and record keeping requirements.
The development of education, Sunday Schools, free and National Schools. Women in education. Universities.
Developments on health, nursing, the medical profession.
Development of roads, transport. Building and land laws
Poor law development, legal obligations, poor relief.
The justice system, voting rights, Chartism, women's rights.
Working conditions, factory acts, child labour.
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