- According to this source, how were the knitting frames being protected from damage?
- How was this affecting the country people?
- Was unemployment a problem before the frame-breaking began?
- How did this affect the wages of those in work?
- What happened at Clifton? What does this tell you about the frame-breakers?
- Make a list of the causes of the frame-breaking in the Nottingham area at this time. Which do you think was the most important cause of the frame-breaking?
- Make a list of the consequences of the frame-breaking in the Nottingham area. How do you think the frame-breakers justified their actions?