Dick Turpin | Historyonics

Nick Knowles reveals the truth behind the romantic reputation of highwaymen. He introduces arguably the most famous highwayman of all, Duck Turpin, and discovers that what he lacked in charm he made up for with his aptitude for 'spin'.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 28'00''
  • Broadcast year: 2004
Curriculum Connection
  • History

Licence: ERA Licence required


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

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: Historyonics
  • Episode: Dick Turpin