Standard Name: Thelwall, John,, 1764 - 1834
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|Friends, Associates||Anne Plumptre|
|Other Life Event||Dorothy Wordsworth||
Their lease may have been shortened because of the notorious episode (which began during their first month at Alfoxden) of the spying accusation. A visit from radical John Thelwall , together with the Wordsworths' unconventional...
6 October 1794
A London grand jury found twelve accused radicals guilty of high treason. Lord Chief Justice Eyre had delivered them the charge.
Political lectures given by the radical John Thelwall at Norwich and King's Lynn were disrupted by gangs of sailors.