Braco Estate, Trelawny

Jamaica


History

Information obtained by the Center for the Study of Legacies of British Slave-ownership at University College London:

Rum was distilled on the domain 'Braco Estate, Trelawny' at least between 1790 and 1803.


Handbook of Jamaica 1905:

Sugar estate in cultivation in Jamaica in the year 1903-1904

Name of estateBraco
OwnerC.H. Gordon & Mrs. Bevan
Attorney of ownerH.S. Hoskin
Acres cane226
Acres other1,887
Type of millSteam
Process of manufactureCommon & Centrifugal
Hhds * sugar17
Punchns * rum114
* 1 hoghead = 238 l, 1 puncheon = 318 l
[Source: Jamaican Family Search, cited 2019]


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