The slave trade was illegal on the British islands of Turks and Caicos in 1841, so when 192 Africans survived the wreck of the Trouvadore, they settled on the islands.
Read the rest at The History Blog.
Notify me of follow-up comments by email.
Notify me of new posts by email.
History Podcast Facebook Page
Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
Join 53 other subscribers