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Regency scandal and the history of canals

July 9th, 2015

Episode 224 of 296 episodes

Historical author Geraldine Roberts talks about a disastrous Georgian marriage that filled the newspapers of the day. Meanwhile, Professor Emma Griffin visits a historic canal to explain how these waterways helped to fuel the Industrial Revolution in Britain.

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