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Sites of Memory

What do you know about England's involvement in the transatlantic slave trade?

Read the stories of the people and places impacted by this cruel trade in human life.

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Sugar bowl with gold inscription "East India sugar not made by slaves".


Sarah Parker Remond

Unsung Heroines of the Anti-slavery Movement Remembered

23 August 2015

Historic England launches three podcasts on the pioneering women behind the anti-slavery movement

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