Chartist Land Plan Evidence relating to Dodford

Chartist Land Plan Evidence relating to Dodford
  • Title: Chartist Land Plan, evidence relating to Dodford

  • Date : 1848

  • Catalogue number : 1847-48 (398) (House of Commons Papers; Reports of Committees) vol/page: XIX.1 First report from the Select Committee on the National Land Company; together with the minutes of evidence, and appendix.

  • Description :

    The front page of the Select Committee Report on the National Land Plan, formerly known as the Chartist Land Plan.  The Select Committee had been set up in 1848 to decide the fate of the Land Plan, which the government felt was illegally operating as a company rather than as a lottery. 

    This page shows evidence taken by the Committee about the Dodford estate, near Birmingham.

    To find out more about Dodford and the Land Plan, please click here.