Christian Chartism was one of the more unlikely variants of the Chartist cause. Even so, at one point there were dozens of Christian Chartist churches in existence. Continue reading Christian Chartists
This page looks at the use of the Metropolitan Police to manage the threat of Chartism outside the capital. It includes the memoirs of one officer despatched to arrest Joseph Rayner Stephens and names 60 officers sent to Birmingham in 1838 to deal with rioting.