In this new article by Alison Bailey, she looks at Amersham’s Anti-Slavery Movement. In March 1824 Captain Thomas Tyrwhitt-Drake, MP, presented parliament with a petition for the abolition of colonial slavery from his Amersham constituency. 

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49 High Street
Old Amersham

01494 723700

From Thursday May 20th, the museum will open on Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. In order avoid disappointment we advise you to pre-book your time slot, please click on this link.

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