Further reading

Port Cities: Bristol, Transatlantic Slavery Section

Myths, Facts, Feelings: Bristol and transatlantic slavery – an interactive resource

Sweet history?: The Slave Trade and Bristol

Understanding Slavery Initiative: Bristol and Slave Trade Case Study

BBC: Bristol: Legacies of the slave trade

Bristol Radical History Group: Slavery – the hidden history and Colston and slavery still obscured?


Bristol Slavery Trail map

Living Easton: Slavery Timeline

A Virtual Tour of the Black and Asian Presence in Bristol, 1500 – 1850 [page focuses on slave trade]

Historic England: The Slave Trade and Abolition: Bristol and the South West

Jezza’s Guide to Bristol: Bristol and the Slave Trade [links to various sites]

The Atlantic Slave Trade in Bristol, England: Some Reflections on Sources and Approaches

Colston, the cathedral and Bristol’s children

Slavery Remembrance


Port Cities: Bristol: Books and sources for research on Bristol’s transatlantic slave trade

Slavery, Abolition and Emancipation: A Reading List – Bristol Reference Library [Link opens a pdf file]