Potato riots in Maryport

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Title

Potato riots in Maryport

Subject

Unrest on the home front in the later years of World War I

Description

An audio account of the Maryport Potato Riots of 1917, which contributed to the introduction of rationing in 1918.

Creator

BBC Radio Cumbria

Publisher

BBC

Date

First broadcast 2014

Format

Streamed audio file

Coverage

Twentieth century, World War One

Sound Item Type Metadata

Duration

6 minutes 7 seconds

Comments

Files

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Citation

BBC Radio Cumbria, “Potato riots in Maryport,” Local History Resources for Schools, accessed February 20, 2018, http://regionalheritage.omeka.net/items/show/8.