The Black Death Rough Draft

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King Phillip IV exerted to make Clement V new pope

1305

Ships from Asia carrying infected rats came to ports in Sicilian and Massinian.

1347

The Black death reaches Ciaro, western Europe, and Weymouth, Dorset in England.

1348

Earthquake in Rome causing a half the wall of the Colloseum to fall off.

October, 1348

Jews are punished on the belief that they poisoned wells and started the plague.

1349

Plague appears in Scotland and by now has killed one third of world population

1350

Due to a shortage of workers, the English gov. makes the Statute of Labourers

1351

For the most part, plague is diminished.

1352

London experiences another small outbreak.

1363

Peasants Revolt

1381