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Local History Talk - Corpse and Effect: The Bodysnatchers of Leeds

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Rowlandson's Resurrection Men, showing a skeleton, a dead body and two snatchers
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9 Apr 2021 1pm - 2pm

Online Event

Join Local Historian Paul Bavill as he talks about the grisly trade in human cadavers and why it was so lucrative. 

How it came to be going in Leeds, who was carrying out, and the loved ones they stole.

Presented by Leeds City Council Libraries.

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