MINI012 PRINCESS ALICE DISASTER
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Join your host Chris Fernandez-Packham in a detailed investigation of the Princess Alice disaster on the Thames in Sept 1878, the horror of her sinking, and Victorian Londons reaction.
This show covers
The geography of the River Thames
London then and now
The ships involved
The fatal mistakes
Who were the Victims and the Survivors?
The rescue attempts
The clean up after the disaster
The legal enquiries
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