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Victorian Slum House
Victorian Slum House
Follow participants into a tenement to live and work as their East End ancestors once did.
Preview: S1 | 30s
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A Surprise Feast from Edward VII
Edward VII's coronation banquet finds its way into the slum.
Clip: Ep5 | 1m 43s
A Trip to the Countryside
The slum residents go on a day trip to the countryside.
Clip: Ep5 | 1m 32s
Next on Episode 5
Observe the social changes of the 1900s.
Preview: Ep5 | 30s
Russell Struggles with Tailoring
Russell's had enough of Victorian tailoring, it's time for a couple of pints.
Clip: Ep4 | 1m 29s
Andy Loses His Income
Andy loses his livelihood when the doss-house is condemned.
Clip: Ep4 | 1m 12s
Next on Episode 4
London recovers from an economic depression.
Preview: Ep4 | 30s
Food and Jokes to Pay the Rent
The Potters sell sheep trotters on the streets of Spittlefields.
Clip: Ep3 | 1m 21s
The slum dwellers experience the Victorian trend for slum tourism.
Clip: Ep3 | 2m 6s
Next on Episode 3
Learn why, despite high unemployment and intolerable conditions, people flock to London.
Preview: Ep3 | 30s
Next on Episode 2
Witness a dire economic depression heightened by the arrival of Irish migrants.
Preview: Ep2 | 30s
Child Labor in Victorian Britain
The Howarths take on extra help and Victorian child labor is food for thought.
Clip: Ep2 | 1m 42s
Living in a Doss-House
John and Maria bed down in the Victorian doss-house
Clip: Ep2 | 55s
The Hardships of the Rag Trade
Tailor Russell puts his children to work and Andy realize just how tough life was.
Clip: Ep1 | 1m 27s
Preparing for Market Day
Mandy realizes what life was like for her own ancestors and it's a moving experience.
Clip: Ep1 | 1m 45s
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