30th August 1826 - Cobbett visits Salisbury, rages against 'the Accursed Hill'

On 30th August in 1826 Cobbett visited Salisbury for 2nd time on his ‘Rural Rides’. He raged against the rotten borough of Old Sarum, calling it the ‘Accursed Hill’[1]

Cobbet on Old Sarum

Footnotes

[1] Rural rides, URL: https://archive.org/stream/ruralrides02cobb#page/56/mode/2up

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