Diggers and 'The True Levellers'

The Diggers were a collection of people who, hungry and oppressed by the rich Land Owners, took land unto themselves in the name of sustaining life, not as a means of power or authority to deprive others.

The First Diggers Declaration


Gerrard Winstanley
and Co.

April 1st 1649

  The second Declaration

The True Levellers Standard (Advanced)


Gerrard Winstanely

and Co.


A Declaration by the Diggers of Wellingborough - 1650 | Cromwell's troops attack the farmers

Quotes from Winstanley's writtings | Todays ongoing movement