Themes | Social Reform

Themes Social Reform


The North East has always had a strong role in seeking to improve the lives of those who live and work here or challenge ways of thinking.

Listed here are places that help tell the story of developments in safety for miners and mariners, improvements in housing, Grainger Town's monument to the great social reformer Earl Grey and of course the Jarrow March which drew public attention to the plight of mass unemployment in the early 20th century.


Map of the Newcastle upon Tyne Electric Supply Co Ltd (NESCo) and The County of Durham Electrical Power Distribution Co Ltd electric power distribution network, about 1907

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