Child labour during the Victorian era | Horrible Histories

In this humorous advertisement for injuries caused in the workplace we discover just what jobs some Victorian children had to do.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'35''
  • Broadcast year: 2009
Curriculum Connection
  • History | The Making of Modern Britain, 1880-1951 | The Making of Modern Britain | Divided society: poverty, housing; politics

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: CBBC
  • Programme: Horrible Histories
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: 6