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Manchester, Cotton & Slavery - Guided Tour

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Manchester Visitor Information Centre

Piccadilly Plaza

Portland Street

Manchester

M1 4BT

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Emma Fox of Manchester Guided Tours will lead a walking tour exploring how Manchester's relationship with cotton and slavery intertwined.

Hear tales of Frederick Douglass, Thomas Clarkson, Abraham Lincoln, John Bright, Henry ‘Box’ Brown, Manchester’s slave owners and the paradox of the abolitionist town built on cotton wealth.

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Please call Emma on 07500 774 200 or email at showmemanchester@yahoo.co.uk

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Manchester Visitor Information Centre

Piccadilly Plaza

Portland Street

Manchester

M1 4BT

United Kingdom

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