Unlock the Past Cruises

The Great Plague of London

Event Information

  • 28 Apr 2013 11:00am - 12:30pm
  • WA Genealogical Society Inc., 4/48 May Street
  • Bayswater
  • Western Australia
Other Information
  • Cost: Free

What was it like to be living in London during the Great Plague of 1665, and what caused it? Social historian Lesley Silvester will explain that while other epidemic diseases regularly took their toll, it was plague that created the most notoriety.

Talk is open to anyone interested in the topic.