Tillstone (Tilstone?) Estate, Trelawny


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

Rum was distilled on the domain 'Tillstone Estate, Trelawny' at least between 1786 and 1808.

Handbook of Jamaica 1905:

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

Name of estateTilston
OwnerMiss E.E. Jarrett
Attorney of ownerH.J. & W.L. Kerr
Acres cane160
Acres other1,836
Type of millSteam
Process of manufactureCommon & Centrifugal
Hhds * sugar108
Punchns * rum73
* 1 hoghead = 238 l, 1 puncheon = 318 l
[Source: Jamaican Family Search, cited 2019]

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