The Conspiracies of 1820

Gardner, John (2017) The Conspiracies of 1820. In: Cato Street Conference, 12-13 September 2017, University of Sheffield, UK.

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This keynote paper examined how the Cato Street Conspiracy linked with rebellions in West Riding, Glasgow and Stirling in 1820. Using new archival material from Kew National Archives I argued that each had to some extent been infiltrated by a government spy system.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Keynote)
Keywords: Cato Street, Spy System, Nineteenth Century
Faculty: ARCHIVED Faculty of Arts, Law & Social Sciences (until September 2018)
Depositing User: Professor John Gardner
Date Deposited: 13 Dec 2017 11:11
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2021 18:59

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