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"The British Gazette", Numbers 1-8 (outsize)., 1926-05-05 - 1926-05-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MISC 42

Scope and Contents

Includes several articles regarding the General Strike of 1926. It was the largest industrial dispute in Britain's history. The Trades Union Congress (TUC) called the strike to prevent wage reduction and worsening conditions for coal miners. It took place over nine days, from 4 May until 12 May 1926.


  • Creation: 1926-05-05 - 1926-05-12

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Finding aid date

2002-06-24 16:11:18+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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