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chronology prepared by Josie Billington (University of Liverpool)

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DateAuthor EventsHistorical Events
1810 Thomas Nash begins building Regent Street, London
1810, January
(to 1816, June )
Bullion Committee, January 1810-June 1816
1810
(to 1850)
Byronism
1810, April 05
(to 1810, April 08)
Burdett Riots (Piccadilly Riots)
1810, May 21 Whig Reform Bill defeated
1810, September 20 Bullion Report
1811 Attempt to introduce licensing for Dissenting ministers
1811 House of Commons adopts Nicholas Vansittart's resolutions on value
1811 Realism (Literary)
1811 Creation of British African squadron
1811
(to 1816)
Luddites
1811, February 05 Regency Act
1812, March 04 Wellesley resigns as foreign secretary
1812, May 11 Perceval assassinated in House of Commons
1812, May 21 Lord Liverpool resigns
1812, June 18 United States declares war on Britain
1812, June 18
(to 1815, December 24)
War of 1812
1812, June 23 British Orders-in-Council restricting U.S. trade revoked
1813 East India Company Act
1813, May 24 Catholic Relief Bill abandoned in Parliament
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Citation:
Billington, Josie. "Author Chronology for Elizabeth Gaskell". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 20 May 2008.
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/newlifeline.php?id_author_0=1699, accessed 22 July 2014.]