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  1. A day in the life of a Regency gentleman

    Duration: 09.51

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    Charlotte Ritchie provides a portrait of the everyday life of a 19th century gentleman.

  2. A day in the life of a Regency lady

    Duration: 10.47

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    Charlotte Ritchie explores the everyday life of a Regency lady.

  3. A day in the life of a Regency servant

    Duration: 07.48

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    Charlotte Ritchie gives a portrait of the everyday life of a 19th century servant.

  4. A working day in the 19th century

    Duration: 01.50

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    The case of Hannah Mitchell, a dress-maker's assistant and her long working hours.

  5. Anti-Irish sentiment in Scotland

    Duration: 00.26

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    An illustration of anti-Irish sentiment in Scotland.

  6. Children working in textile mills

    Duration: 02.00

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    What was life like for children apprenticed in textile mills?

  7. David Davies and the Welsh coal industry

    Duration: 04.05

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    Eddie Butler describes the contribution of David Davies to the south Wales coal industry.

  8. Discovering the work of James Watt

    Duration: 06.26

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    Dick and Dom describe the major scientific achievements of 'Absolute Genius', James Watt.

  9. Discovering the work of Joseph Bazalgette

    Duration: 04.45

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    Dick and Dom describe the scientific achievements of 'Absolute Genius', Joseph Bazalgette.

  10. Discovering the work of Michael Faraday

    Duration: 04.43

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    Dick and Dom describe the scientific achievements of 'Absolute Genius', Michael Faraday.