Video Nation: Tutshill School Abolition
Tutshill Primary School Students discover slavery is part of their local history.
Students from Tutshill find out how a slave owner who lived in nearby Chepstow was not quite what they expected.
Rather then being a rich sugar plantation owner Nathaniel Wells was the son of one and an African slave woman.
As a result he became one of the very few black slave owners and a prominent member of local society.
Film Length: 6mins 53secs.
Film Makers: Year 5, Tutshill Primary School.
Location Gloucestershire/Monmouthshire Border.
last updated: 01/04/2008 at 11:40