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Lawyer Finds And Restores Grave Of Abolitionist Who Played Key Role In Ending Slave Trade
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A lawyer has been single-handedly restoring the grave of one of the men behind the Slave Trade Act after discovering it overgrown and covered in moss.

Paul Powlesland, 34, visited the headstone of James Stephen in London after reading a book about the abolition of the slave trade.

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