British Guiana 636 (Plantn Arcadia)

30th Nov 1835 | 77 Enslaved | £4211 14s 3d

Claim Details

Claim Notes

Parliamentary Papers p. 121.

T71/885: claim by Robert Rickards and Robert Dent, as owners.

The original owner of the estate was Mr Osborne, who mortgaged it to Rickards Mackintosh (merchants - Dent retired). Rickards Mackintosh agreed to take Arcadia and £2500 of compensation from British Guiana claim no. 639 (Covent Garden) as settlement of debt.

T71/1610: letter, dated 04/01/1835, from Tennant, Harrison & Tennant. Letter, dated 16/11/1835, from Baker and Hodgson, 52 Lincolns Inn Fields, stating: we have a lien on compensation.

T71/430 p. 551: 79 enslaved persons were registered by T.A. Osborne, as joint proprietor with the heirs of John Osborne (deceased).

Times 27/09/1833 p. 1: reference to the affairs of Rickards Mackintosh: 'The Inspectors have recommended that a meeting of the creditors be immediately called'.

Further Information

British Guiana
Claim No.
Plantn Arcadia
Collected by
Harrison, R, id'd by RPercival jun.

Associated Individuals (2)

Deceased claimant successful (Mortgagee)

Associated Estates (1)