Twice Removed Series 2 Episode 8
Dr Dan O’Brien digs into the history of undertakers and funerals in this dead-good episode of #TwiceRemoved – sorry (not sorry)!
What was an 18th Century funeral like? When and why did we start to use undertakers? How did this role start to develop? How did funeral practices change over time?
Watch A History of Funerals & Undertakers with Dr Dan O'Brien
Listen to A History of Funerals & Undertakers with Dr Dan O'Brien.
Funerals & Undertakers
You can listen to all series and episodes of Twice Removed on the podcast (of the same name), available on Apple, Stitcher, Spotify and more.
A Spotlight on Dr Dan O'Brien
Dr Dan O’Brien is a Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Bath. His research focuses on the undertaking trade and their products in eighteenth century England.
Dr Dan O’Brien is an avid member of the twitter history community, regularly sharing his knowledge, findings and engaging in conversations.
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