Factsheets

These factsheets provide background information to each of the key questions. They can be used together with the associated downloadable activities to investigate each area.

Click on the title to read a summary of each factsheet.

Exploration in mid-Victorian Britain - Word

Background information for teachers

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Exploration in mid-Victorian Britain - Pdf

Background information for teachers

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Why did Livingstone go to Africa? - Pdf

Find out what Livingstones motives were

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Why did Livingstone go to Africa? - Word

Find out what Livingstone's motives were

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David Livingstone - Pdf

Biography details

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David Livingstone - Word

Biography details

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James Chuma and Abdullah Susi - Pdf

Biography Details - Pdf

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James Chuma and Abdullah Susi - Word

Biography Details - Word

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Who were the Bombay Africans? - Pdf

Discover information about the Bombay Africans? - Pdf

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Who were the Bombay Africans? - Word

Discover information about the Bombay Africans? - Word

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The Indian Ocean Slave Trade - Pdf

Learn about the Indian Ocean Slave Trade - Pdf

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The Indian Ocean Slave Trade - Word

Learn about the Indian Ocean Slave Trade - Word

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The story of Matthew Wellington - Pdf

Learn about Matthew Wellington - Pdf

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The Story of Matthew Wellington - Word

Learn about Matthew Wellington - Word

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The story of Sidi Mubarak Bombay - Pdf

Learn about Sidi Mubarak Bombay - Pdf

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The Story of Sidi Mubarak Bombay - Word

Learn about Sidi Mubarak Bombay - Word

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The search for the River Nile - Pdf

The search for the River Nile - Pdf

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The search for the River Nile - Word

The search for the River Nile - Word

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The Zambezi Expedition - Pdf

The story of the expedition

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The Zambezi expedition - Word

The story of the expedition

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Livingstone's Legacy - Pdf

Has his reputation changed?

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Livingstone's Legacy - Word

Has his reputation changed?

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Transcript - Pdf

Letter informing the Society of Livingstone's death

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Transcript - Word

Letter informing the Society of Livingstone's death

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