Mehul Jhumri telaiya , India 326 Questions 992 Answers 9 Best Answers 120 Points View Profile 18 MehulRookie Asked: November 29, 20202020-11-29T16:21:41+00:00 2020-11-29T16:21:41+00:00In: Social Science Who was captain swing? 18 Who was captain swing? Share Facebook 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent adityamodi Koderma, India 51 Questions 385 Answers 2 Best Answers 1,623 Points View Profile adityamodi Guru 2021-01-28T06:24:11+00:00Added an answer on January 28, 2021 at 6:24 am “Captain Swing” was the mythical leader of the laboring rural poor who rose up to destroy threshing machines in England in 1830. The number of rural laborers in England had been swollen by the return of sailors and soldiers after the Battle of Waterloo (1815), as about 250,000 men were demobilized. 1 Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp You must login to add an answer. Username or email* Password* Remember Me! Forgot Password?