The National Charter Association’s National Registration and Elections Committee (NCREC) aimed to co-ordinate the Chartist challenge at parliamentary elections, but achieved limited success at the general election of 1847. Continue reading Chartists and the general election of 1847
Much of the Chartist leadership found itself on trial after the events of the summer of 1842. This page sets out the charges of the Monster Indictment in full, listing the names of the defendants and the verdicts against them. Continue reading Trial of Feargus O’Connor and 58 others, 1843
The list on this page has been put together from a variety of published sources in an attempt to record the contribution of all those who served on the executive of the National Charter Association at one time or another. It concludes with a report of the final conference of the NCA in 1858.
Continue reading National Charter Association executives, 1840-58