Flintshire, History, Heritage and links to the Transatlantic Slave Trade

Website with resources
(English only)

Flintshire website, NWREN research and education resources project 

The website “Flintshire and the Slave Trade” explores Flintshire’s historical involvement in the transatlantic slave trade, detailing how local industries and individuals profited from slavery. It provides educational resources, historical documents, and narratives that highlight the region’s connections to enslaved Africans and the economic impact on Flintshire. The site aims to inform and educate the public about this dark chapter in history, emphasising the importance of acknowledging and understanding the past.

Visit video resources page here https://www.flintshireandtheslavetrade.org/teaching-resources.html


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