Slavery Derived Wealth in Scotland Today

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Bella Caledonia
Slavery Derived Wealth in Scotland Today

At the beginning of the 21st century at least 450,000 acres in the western and northern Highlands and Islands were owned by families with historical connections to transatlantic slavery. The revelations show the origins of landed power in Scotland’s elite. Iain MacKinnon reports, with additional research by Andrew Mackillop. Last month Andrew Mackillop and I […]

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Slavery Derived Wealth in Scotland Today