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Greater Love Hath No Man

An exploration of the impact of the Great Plague on one small village in Derbyshire. The plague was transported to Eyam from London in 1665 and claimed its first victim soon after. As the devastating disease took hold, the villagers isolated themselves to protect the surrounding village communities.

1 hour

Last on

Fri 29 Jun 2007 04:00
BBC Two except East, Yorkshire