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GD16Papers of the Earls of Airlie1161-1963
GD16/27General Estate Papers & Divisions of Commonty.1504-1938
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference GD16/27/291
Title Letters, papers and accounts relating to the estate of Ferry Pen, Jamaica, the property of the Earls of Airlie.
Dates 1812-1873
Access status Open
Location Off site
Description Among items of interest are:
a) list of slaves on the plantation, 1815 (see GD16/27/291/1/3)
b) [printed] report by James Anderson on mechanical improvements of tropical agriculture and the manufacture of sugar, 1845 (within GD16/27/291/3)
c) 4 plans of the said plantation, 19 century.
The papers are arranged as follows:
Bundle 1 1812 - 1839 (34 items)
Bundle 2 1840 - 1844 (76 items)
Bundle 3 1845 - 1846 (50 items)
Bundle 4 1847 (78 items)
Bundle 5 1848 (78 items)
Bundle 6 1849 (44 items)
Bundle 7 1850 (144 items)
Bundle 8 1851 - 1873 (51 items)
and plans (now RHP 43381-43383 )
Level Item
Related material RHP 43381-43383
 

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