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Mildenhall Riots

In the past the purpose of riot was different than it is today, then the people used riot to prevent change, to maintain the status quo, as is illustrated by Fenland Riots 1669-1684 and Riot on the Heath 1737.

 
see also Riot On The Heath 1737, Fenland Riots 1669-1684, Mildenhall and The Rising in 1381
 

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