Dramatic successes and failures of Victorian entrepreneurs; swing bridge.
The Victorians defined standards for a whole range of activities, from engineering to table manners.
Underground sewers and flushing lavatories save millions of lives; scientific theories frighten God-fearing Victorians.
Leisure, the seaside and weekends were all Victorian inventions.
Plants explorers brought back from abroad; storm prediction; submarine telegraphy.
Devices designed for waking the dead; experimenter who reputedly created life.
The impact of steam power on farming; Brunel's Great Western Railway; plane.