Discovering Britain: Oxford Victorian Leisure
When: 01 Jan 2013 - 31 Dec 2014
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Discover how Oxford’s ‘habitual drunkards’ were reformed into model citizens
Travel back in time to the Victorian era and discover an alternative Oxford beyond its dreaming spires. Find out how the ordinary working people spent their free time in the city’s pubs, theatres and fairs and how the middle classes tried to ‘reform’ them. This is a free self-guided walk. You can download everything you need from www.discoveringbritain.org
Distance: 1 ¼ miles
The Mitre Pub
High Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 4AG
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