Town and gown fight

#Picture Number SO70

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of a fight between town and gown (townsfolk and students) in a university town (Oxford). The students (some in gowns and mortarboards) fight the town youths with fists and truncheons; a policeman is carried away by two students.