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Explore the Birmingham Jewellery Quarter

 

CONTENTS

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

The Chamberlains: Joseph, Austen & Neville

The toymakers

Sir Josiah Mason

Steam, the canals and pollution

Early public transport

The Lunar Society

     Matthew Boulton

     James Watt

     Erasmus Darwin

     Joseph Priestley

     Other members of the Lunar Society

The Priestley riots

Birmingham in 1818

Thomas Attwood

The Gathering of the Unions

The pen trade

Washington Irving

John Baskerville

And afterwards ...  (advice on getting back to town, and on other things to do, after the walk)

 

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2001, 2006, 2009 Bob Miles