Transatlantic Slavery and Abolition

Transatlantic Slavery and Abolition

The first ship that transported human cargo from Africa and across the Atlantic left from Plymouth.

In a series of activities delivered with sensitivity and respect, your students will encounter objects related to the history of the transatlantic slave trade, as well as the role that people in Plymouth played in its abolition.

Key Stages:
Key Stage 3,
Key Stage 4
Curriculum:
History
Topic:
Transatlantic Slavery
Price £3.50 per student (group size: 20-30)
Duration One hour
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Learning Resources

Transatlantic Slavery and Abolition: Timeline | Learning Resources | The Box Plymouth

Transatlantic Slavery and Abolition: Timeline

Transatlantic Slavery and Abolition | Learning Resources | The Box Plymouth

Transatlantic Slavery and Abolition

Mayflower 400 Legend and Legacy: Animation | Learning Resources | The Box Plymouth

Mayflower 400 Legend and Legacy: Animation

Loan Boxes

Explore: Plymouth from Destruction to Construction | Loan Boxes | The Box Plymouth

Explore: Plymouth from Destruction to Construction

Explore: Plymouth Evacuees | Loan Boxes | The Box Plymouth

Explore: Plymouth Evacuees

Explore: Captain Robert Scott | Loan Boxes | The Box Plymouth

Explore: Captain Robert Scott