Friday, 5 October 2007

James Ramsay: the unknown abolitionist.

There is a good BBC article about James Ramsay here. There is another good article here.

The manor house at Teston was renamed Barham court in 1805 when the eighty year old Sir Charles Middleton became First Lord of the Admiralty and took the title of Lord Barham.

The New Oxford Dictionary of National Biography have made their essay on Evangelicals and abolition available free online.