The Madness of Bedlam: A Time Team Special

The Madness of Bedlam: A Time Team Special

Series 1

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Summary

The redevelopment of the Liverpool Street Station in London has unearthed a medieval grave site next to the infamous asylum, and the specialist historians investigate the link between the grisly discovery and the 700-year-old hospital. Tony Robinson looks into the archives to find out about the lives of patients at Bedlam, while Alex Langlands tries ancient treatments for madness first hand.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Tony Robinson
Contributor Alex Langlands
Director Richard Bright
Executive Producer Philip Clarke
Producer Richard Bright
Series Editor Jobim Sampson
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