Lichfield and the Civil War
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Children - Civil War reconstruction
(photographer: Richard Ellis)
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(photographer: Richard Ellis)
Image of woman dressed in typical costume - Civil War reconstruction
(photographer: Martin Coulbert)

Local People – case studies of people who lived in Lichfield.

This section provides you with numerous case studies of people who lived in and around Lichfield. You can use the case study notes to help you create a rolling news channel for which you can carry out interviews of the people in a role play exercise. Try to imagine what it would be like to be caught up in a civil war.
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Carry out a role play exercise and interview the people of Lichfield during the Civil War. Use the case notes to help you with this:

Sir Hervey Bagot

Colonel Richard Bagot

William Clare

William Copestake

William Foster

Ursula Ithell

Elizabeth Millington

John Sharp

 

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