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The Salford Scuttlers / BBC Worldwide Ltd.

Other author/creatorBBC Worldwide Ltd.
Other author/creatorInfobase, film distributor.
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication Info [Place of publication not identified] : BBC Worldwide Ltd, [2016]
Distribution Info New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2016.
Copyright Notice ©2016
Description1 online resource (1 video file (51 min., 15 sec.)) : sound, color.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films On Demand collection
Series The Secret History of My Family: A Social History
Secret history of my family. UNAUTHORIZED
Contents Lower Class England (2:12) -- Salford, England (2:15) -- Moffatt and Allmark (3:18) -- Allmark Refused Meet Moffatt (3:41) -- Flogging Considered Brutal (3:07) -- Moffatt Descendant's (3:37) -- Allen's Story (2:38) -- Tough Economic Times (3:24) -- Love of Flying (4:20) -- The Allmarks (3:58) -- Similar Path (2:01) -- Makinson's Descendants (4:21) -- Living Internationally (3:05) -- John's Children (3:41) -- Reunion (4:28) -- Credits: The Salford Scuttlers- The Secret History of My Family: A Social History (0:32)
Abstract Press hysteria and public panic gripped 1890s Salford as it erupted into postcode violence. Rival gangs of youths, known as scuttlers, clashed in pitched street battles. Magistrate Joseph Makinson attempted to stamp out the epidemic of gang warfare by giving the scuttlers a taste of their own medicine. More than a century later, descendants of the rival gang leaders and descendants of the judge who tried to stop them tell their family stories, and ask whether violence is still part of life in working-class Salford.
General noteOriginally released by BBC Worldwide Ltd, 2016.
General noteStreaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on November 17, 2016.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Interest grade level 9 & up.
Technical detailsStreaming video file.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: Films On Demand platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description (Infobase, December 16, 2016)
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number124983 Infobase
Publisher number124980s Infobase

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