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The Dumfries Cholera Outbreak, 1832

The Dumfries Cholera Outbreak, 1832
2.00 – 3.30pm Saturday 12 June
A guided walk with Frances Wilkins.
This guided walk reconstructs the dramatic story of the 1832 Dumfries Cholera Outbreak. Where did it start? How fast did it spread? What were the theories about its origin and cure? Where did the victims live? How did the doctors cope?
The circular tour will start and finish at Dumfries Museum. Easy walking on pavements and footpaths. Booking essential, please telephone Dumfries Museum on 01387 253374.