USEFUL LINKS

Places to visit

Lewisham Local History and Archives Centre
Lewisham Library (second floor)
199-201 Lewisham High Street
London
SE13 6LG
020 8297 0682
local.studies@lewisham.gov.uk
http://www.lewisham.gov.uk/

Museum in Docklands
West India Quay
London
E14 4AL
0870 444 3855
schools@museumindocklands.org.uk
www.museumindocklands.org.uk

National Maritime Museum
Greenwich
London
SE10 9NF
020 8312 8575
bookings@nmm.ac.uk
www.nmm.ac.uk/atlanticworlds


For details of National Maritime Museum’s workshops to
support the study of slavery visit:
http://www.nmm.ac. uk/server/ show/nav.3315

The Horniman Museum
100 London Road
Forest Hill
SE23 3PQ
0208 291 8686
schools@horniman.ac.uk
www.horniman.ac.uk

Dr. Johnson’s House
17 Gough Square
London
EC4A 3DE
020 7353 3745
education@drjohnsonshouse.org
www.drjohnsonshouse.org

National Archives
Kew
Richmond
Surrey
TW9 4DU
020 8392 5365
education@nationalarchives.gov.uk
www.nationalarchives.gov.uk

Untold London: venues

Browse all those museums, galleries, libraries and archives that have material on the history of diverse cultural groups.
http://www.untoldlondon.org.uk/
venues/index.html

Free guided walks to download

Road To Abolition Trail Around Westminster
http://www3.westminster.gov.uk/
abolition/

Road To Abolition Trail Around Westminster
http://www3.westminster.gov.uk/
abolition/

Greenwich Slavery Trail
http://www.portcities.org.uk

Explore London
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.

Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Slavery Trail in Camden
http://www.camden.gov.uk

Your Local Slave Trade History
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/
british/abolition

Equiano's Travels in Britain and Ireland
http://maps.google.co.uk/maps/

General websites

The Abolition of British Slavery - interactive map
http://www.bbc.co.uk

BBC Abolition Portal

http://www.bbc.co.uk/abolition

National Portrait Gallery:
Portraits People and Abolition

http://images.npg.org.uk

Abolition 200
http://www.abolition200.org.uk/

Empire Museum
http://www.empiremuseum.co.uk/


Resources for teachers: Approaching sensitive issues

Understanding Slavery
http://www.understandingslavery.
com/teachingslavetrade/

From Racism To Respect: Resources For Teachers
http://www.multiverse.ac.uk/

Educating For Race Equality: A Toolkit For Scottish Teachers
www.antiracisttoolkit.org.uk

Teaching Controversial Issues
http://www.oxfam.org.uk/

Moving Here: Approaching Sensitive Issues
http://www.movinghere.org.uk/

ITE Session: Black Resistance To The Transatlantic Slave Trade
http://www.multiverse.ac.uk/

Resources for teachers: Using archive material in the classroom

Using Archives For Learning
http://www.emsource.org.uk/
using_archives_for_learning/

Heritage Explorer: How To Guides
http://www.heritageexplorer.org.uk/

How To Use The Census
http://www.heritageexplorer.org.uk/

Conecting Histories: How To Research Black History
http://www.connectinghistories.org.
uk/learning.asp

Exploring Archives: Resources For KS3/4 Citizenship
http://www.mlalondon.org.uk

Image libraries and online collections

The Proceedings Of The Old Bailey, London 1674 TO 1834: The Black Communities Of London
http://www.oldbaileyonline.org/
static/Black.jsp

National Archives Image Library: Slavery
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/
imagelibrary/slavery/

National Maritime Museum: Search Station: Abolition
http://www.nmm.ac.uk

British Library: Enslavement And The Struggle For Liberation
http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/
whatson/exhibitions/
enslavement.html

Recovered Histories:
http://www.recoveredhistories.org

An Online Database Of Black And Asian People Whose Names Were Recorded In London Parish Registers From 1550 To 1850.
http://www.corpoflondon.gov.uk/
Corporation/lma_learning/dataonline/ lz_baproject.asp

The Museum Of London: Reassessing What We Collect
http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/

Parliament And The British Slave Trade 1600 – 1807
http://slavetrade.parliament.uk

 

 


Black History

National Archives
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk
/pathways/blackhistory/index.htm

Moving Here:
http://www.movinghere.org.uk/

Westminster Archives
http://www.westminster.gov.uk
/libraries/archives/blackpresence/

London

Portcities London:
Maritime London

http://www.portcities.org.uk/london/
Bromley’s Hidden History
http://www.bromley.gov.uk

Abolition200 And Black History In Lewisham
http://picasaweb.google.co.uk

Museum In Docklands
online map

http://www.museumindocklands.org.
uk /English/EventsExhibitions/
Special/LSS/Map/


Museum In Docklands:
London, Sugar And Slavery

www.museumindocklands.org.uk/
English/EventsExhibitions/Special/LSS

The Ignored No More Campaign
http://www.london.gov.uk/slavery

Untold London Searches
For The Histories That Relate
To All The Cultures Of London

www.untoldlondon.org.uk

Deptford's Architecture
http://paulsdeptford.org.uk/

London's Docks
http://viewfinder.english-heritage.org.uk

Ideal Homes
www.ideal-homes.org.uk

Resources for teachers: teaching about slavery

Understanding Slavery:
www.understandingslavery.com

National Maritime Museum: Freedom Pack
www.nmm.ac.uk/freedom

British Library History & Citizenship: Campaign For Abolition
http://www.bl.uk/learning/

Breaking The Silence: Learning About The Transatlantic Slave Trade
http://www.antislavery.org/
breakingthesilence/

Schoolmate: Black And Asian Londoners
http://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/

English Heritage Learning About The Slave Trade
http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/

Abolition 200: Resources for schools
http://www.abolition200.org.uk
/teachers/index.html

Blackhistory4schools
www.blackhistory4schools.com

ITE Session: Black Resistance
To The Transatlantic Slave Trade

http://www.multiverse.ac.uk/

World Study Before 1900
http://www.dur.ac.uk/4schools/ks34
resources.htm