Ministry of Magic and the Wizard's Council

Gamp ends his tenure as Minister for Magic

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He had been working on plans to build a wizarding prison on a remote Hebridean island when he is replaced by Damocles Rowle, who wins election on a platform of getting “tough on Muggles.” The plans for building a prison are scrapped by Rowle in favor of using Azkaban (Pm).

Gamp ends his tenure as Minister for Magic
Date February, 1718
Certainty Stated in canon
Location in Canon Pm
Type of Event Wizarding world

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Tags: anger anti-Muggle sentiment defeat prejudice

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