Slave Trading Continues


This document shows how in some cases slave traders continued to supply British colonies illegally after British participation in the trade had been banned. In a hearing at a special court on the island of Mauritius, a witness gives evidence that 92 'newly imported Blacks' have been seized by the authorities.

CO 167/44, no. 8 (1818)

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