Riots in Northamptonshire against enclosure of common land

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Historical Context Note

Riots break out in Northamptonshire and other counties of the English Midlands in protest at widespread enclosure of common land.
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Editors. "Riots in Northamptonshire against enclosure of common land". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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