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Wednesday, 26 December 2012
BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY: BLACK PEOPLE IN 17TH, 18TH AND 19TH CENTURY BRITAIN:
The history of Black People in Britain certainly goes back a long way, well before the reign of Queen Victoria. There were Black People in Britain in Roman times and their has been a continuous Black presence here since 1555. The 18th century saw a great expansion in Britain Black population. After the war of the Spanish Succession in 1713, British Slavers dominated the infamous Atlantic Slave Trade, slaves were landed in Britain many slaves ports, like Liverpool, Bristol and London. They were sold to many merchants and families in the country.