During the industrial revolution immigrants from Ireland, Italy and Eastern Europe settled in Scotland. Demand for housing and employment increased. There were divisions between some communities.
Why was there a need for new housing in the cities of Scotland?
De-population in Scotland
Which immigrant groups settled closeby to their fellow countrymen?
Jews and Irish
Irish and Italians
Jews and Italians
What were one-roomed houses called?
What was located behind the tenements?
Which group of people found it more difficult to find work after legislation was passed to control mining and factory work?
What were workers called who laid railway tracks and built viaducts?
What type of business brought Italians great success in Scotland?
Selling catholic figures
What phrase was used to describe employers who made employees work for long hours for little pay?
What type of organisation was the Orange Order?
What was the Brain Drain?
The loss of skilled and professional workers from Scotland
The loss of unskilled labourers from Scotland
The lack of education which Scottish children received in the 1800s