Canford Magna (Dorset)
Built 30th Nov -0001
Built by Ralph Willett c. 1751, extended by him with the addition of two wings c. 1772 which were later demolished.
Wings added 1772, demolished after 1800.
1785 - 1854
Jamaican-born widow of a prominent slave-owner; resident in Britain following the death of her husband in 1818. Accused - and acquitted - of the cruel treatment of some enslaved people whom she brought to Britain with her.
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The Buff Bay plantation was a sugar estate next to the Buff Bay River, south of Charlestown in Jamaica. By 1839, the estate was 840 acres.
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