New exhibition in Greenwich uncovers the hidden history of Black British mariners

[caption id="attachment_1747" align="aligncenter" width="1162"] John Simmonds, a veteran of the Battle of Trafalgar and Black Greenwich Pensioner (c.1784-1858). (Image credit: Courtesy of the family of John Simmonds.)[/caption] An exhibition about untold stories of retired Black mariners has launched at the...Read More