Cortona MASTERCLASS with Simon Norfolk
An image from my recent assignment for the Wellcome Collection on the 17th century bubonic plague outbreak in Eyam, Derbyshire…
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… After the plague returned with a vengeance in the hot summer of 1666, even burials in the local churchyard were stopped and families forced to bury their loved ones themselves on their own land. Humphrey Merrill’s solitary grave is located in a field behind his house.