Victorian Slum House

The 1890s

Enter the 1890s, when mass manufacturing and social reform offer a bit of hope for some of the residents, while others are plagued by a water shortage that dashes hopes for a promising laundry business.

Air Date 5/23/17

 
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In this series, a Victorian tenement in the heart of London's East End has been painstakingly brought back to life. A group of 21st century people are moving in to experience the tough living and working conditions of the Victorian poor.
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  • #105 — The 1900s |
    New Tuesday, May 30 at 7pm TPT 2
  • #105 — The 1900s |
    Wednesday, May 31 at 1am TPT 2
  • #105 — The 1900s
    Observe the social changes the slum dwellers face as they move into the 20th century. A few families prosper, but others continue to face the poverty endemic in Britain. See what steps are finally taken to alleviate the plight of the poor.
    New Tuesday, May 30 at 7pm TPT 2
    Wednesday, May 31 at 1am TPT 2

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