The plot is uncovered | Gunpowder 5/11: The Greatest Terror Plot

An anonymous letter tips off Lord Monteagle and leads to the discovery of Guy Fawkes beneath Parliament.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 5'37''
  • Broadcast year: 2014
Curriculum Connection
  • History | Crime and punishment in Britain, c1000-present | c1500-c1700: Crime and punishment in early modern England | Nature and changing definitions of criminal activity

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Gunpowder 5/11: The Greatest Terror Plot