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Special Collections - Photographic Collections
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A rope swing in the grounds attached to Blackness Castle , the ancestral home of John Wedderburn, who was a slave-owner in Jamaica in the 18th century. Wedderburn owned the slave, Joseph Knight who he brought back to Scotland to be his butler. Joseph Knight sued and won his freedom in the Court of Session in Edinburgh.
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© Stephen McLaren, all rights reserved.
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Image Courtesy of the University of St Andrews Library, ID 2017-02-17