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Worktown Tour - Bolton Central Library and Museum

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    Worktown Tour - Bolton Central Library and Museum

    Discover all about the extraordinary story of Mass Observation and their pioneering study of Bolton, which they called ‘Worktown’, in the late 1930s. Beginning our walk in the Bolton History Centre you will have a chance to view Humphrey Spender’s internationally celebrated ‘Worktown’ photographs. Please note that this is a re-run of the walk around key ‘Worktown’ sites that took place in June.

    Fri 22 September , 12pm to 2pm

    Admission: Please book your free place on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/worktown-tour-tickets-37067460773 (meet in the foyer of Bolton Central Library and Museum).