Bath Lodge, formerly Folly

Estate Details

Associated People (3)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1741 [SY] - 1775 [EY] → Owner

The Folly estate was reported to have been left to Edward Codrington by his father Sir William Codrington bart. It was not specified in Edward Codrington's will of 1775, which left his plantations in Antigua and elsewhere in the West Indies to his five children equally.

1817 [EA] - 1828 [EY] → Owner
1824 [EA] - 1828 [LA] → Attorney

Associated Claims (1)

£2,980 6S 2D


Inferred association with entries in 1817 and 1821 Slave Registers.

Estate Information (6)

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[Number of enslaved people] 294(Tot)  
[Name] None given  

John Jacob Walter proprietor

T71/245 579-585
[Number of enslaved people] 208(Tot)  
[Name] None given  

John Jacob Walter. Inferred to be Bath Lodge alone.

T71/246 403-410
[Number of enslaved people] 275(Tot)  
[Name] Bath Lodge and Retreat  

In the 1824 Slave Register, a consolidated return for 275 enslaved people on Bath Lodge (late Folly) and Retreat was made by Jacob Daniel Walter, attorney of John Jacob Walter Esq. proprietor of the two estates.

T71/248 768-773
[Number of enslaved people] 255(Tot)  
[Name] None given  

Jacob Daniel Walter attorney to John Jacob Walter proprietor.

T71/249 764-769
[Name] None given  

Peter P Walter executor under the will of John J Walter decd. 207 enslaved people of the previously registered 255 were leased to Richard H . Farmer.

T71/250 703-704
[Number of enslaved people] 200(Tot)  
[Name] None given  

Richard H. Farmer lessee of the executors of the late John Jacob Walter decd.

T71/250 727-731