Ep. 3 - Full Steam Ahead

Full Steam Ahead

This week the team finds out how railways transformed the British diet, rescuing a nation that was struggling to feed itself. Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn load a flock of sheep onto a train, discovering how the mass transportation of livestock by rail transformed the quality and quantity of meat available to Victorian consumers. This new capability gave birth to the traditional British roast.
Aired:
Nov 16, 2019
Watch Until:
Dec 15, 2019
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