Locating Chartist Newport

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John Wilson | LOCATING CHARTIST NEWPORT


The following exercises explore the history of Chartism in Newport and South Wales. 

A work in progress, commenced 22 Oct 2007.  

John Wilson 

 

 

Locating Chartist Newport: Places, People, Events

 

Triangulating Chartism

  • A Chartist Outlook Tower
  • Chartography
  • Centres

 

1    Towards a geography of Chartism   

 

Chartist network

  • Industry
  • Towns
  • Riot

  

2    Mapping the Newport Rising

 

Chartist insurrection

  • On the march 
  • On the run
  • On Trial                                                                  | presentation

3    Memorializing Chartism 

 

Chartist visibility

  • Victorian  monuments
  • Memorial plaques
  • Public art