Essential Information

Location
National Maritime Museum
,
Queen's House
,
Cutty Sark
Key Stage Key Stage 2
School Subject Geography, History, Literacy
Resource Type Classroom activity

A set of cards sharing the achievements and contributions to Black British history  of a selection of people in the Georgian period of African heritage, including mixed African heritage. Each person has a link to maritime history or has made an important journey  by sea.

Dido Elizabeth Belle

Dido Elizabeth Belle

Ignatius Sancho

Ignatius Sancho

John Deman

John Deman

Mary Prince

Mary Prince

Francis Barber

Francis Barber

Phillis Wheatley

Phillis Wheatley

Toussaint Louverture

Toussaint Louverture

William Cuffay

William Cuffay

Billy Waters

Billy Waters