East Lothian and the Transatlantic Slave Trade
'East Lothian and the Transatlantic Slave Trade'
This exhibition will explore the links that East Lothian as a County had with the Transatlantic Slave Trade.
Prestongrane Industrial Heritage Museum
Prestongrange Industrial Heritage Museum, Morrison's Haven, Prestonpans,
Tel: 0131 653 2904
The Exhibition will focus on the Wedderburn family at Inveresk and their slaving connections, through the stories of Slaves Robert Wedderburn and Joseph Knight and will also explore the parallels between the lives of Scottish Miners and Chattel Slaves. The Exhibtion will involve community artwork produced by local schools.