Case Study: Brighton

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1. What was the outcome of the railway?

  • Brighton - London, between 1841 and 1881, population rose from 15,000 to 135,000
  • More cows got ran over
  • It became a wet place from all the steam in the atmosphere from the train
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2. What was built in the Victorian period?

  • Castle
  • Railway
  • Hotel

3. What's special about Brighton's industrial development?

  • It employs more than 90,000 people yearly
  • It redeveloped itself, now a centre for tertiary and quaternary industries, people from media sector attracted there
  • Made the first chocolate bar

4. What did Brighton initially become a village for?

  • Potential for fishing
  • Potential for mining
  • Potential for quarrying

5. What was the outcome of tourism?

  • They ran out of ice creams
  • People migrated to Brighton for jobs
  • People had to leave as it was too busy


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