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Ruskin Road, North Hinksey, Oxfordshire

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Ruskin Road, North Hinksey, Oxfordshire
 
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Reference Number: CC73/00155
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Caption: Street view. The art critic John Ruskin persuaded a group of Oxford undergraduates, including Oscar Wilde, to undertake road improvement work in the village, claiming that they should "feel the pleasure of useful muscular work".
Photographer: Henry Taunt Date Taken: 1885
Collection: Henry W Taunt
Archive Holder: English Heritage NMR
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