Sun, 04 Nov | St Woolos Cathedral

Commemoration Ceremony @ St Woolos Cathedral Churchyard

The annual Chartist Commemoration at the Chartist Memorial will take place in the churchyard of St. Woolos. FREE ENTRY
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Time & Location

04 Nov 2018, 16:00 – 17:00
St Woolos Cathedral, Newport NP20 4EW, UK

About the Event

"ON NOVEMBER 4TH 1839 MORE THAN TWENTY SUPPORTERS OF THE CHARTIST MOVEMENT, WHICH SOUGHT TO ESTABLISH DEMOCRATIC RIGHTS FOR ALL MEN, DIED IN AN EXCHANGE OF SHOTS AT THE WESTGATE HOTEL NEWPORT. TEN WERE BURIED IN THIS CHURCHYARD IN UNMARKED GRAVES. THIS STONE IS DEDICATED TO THEIR MEMORY."

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