BBC HomeExplore the BBC
This page was last updated in April 2008We've left it here for reference.More information

13 July 2014
Accessibility help
Text only

BBC Homepage

Local BBC Sites

Neighbouring Sites

Related BBC Sites


Contact Us

Like this page?
Send it to a friend!

 

Video Nation

You are in: Gloucestershire > Video Nation > Video Nation: Tutshill School Abolition

Gloucestershire

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
created: 18/04/2007

You are in: Gloucestershire > Video Nation > Video Nation: Tutshill School Abolition



About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy