Roehampton Plantation and Slave Village, Jamaica, 1825

Description

Shows the slave village, the mansion house, plantation hospital (on left in background), and sugar works, including boiling and curing house and mill. This illustration was done by James Hakewill, but was not published in his A Picturesque Tour of the Island of Jamaica (London, 1825). Compare with image NW0087. See also, other Hakewill images on this website.

Source

Great Britain, Parliament, House of Lords Select Committee to Inquire into the Laws and Usages of the Several West India Colonies in Relation to the Slave Population. Evidence upon oath touching the condition and treatment of the Negro population of the British West India colonies. Part 1: Island of Jamaica. Taken before a Select Committee of the House of Lords, Session 1832 (London, 1833), following page 24.

Creator

Hakewill, James

Language

English

Rights

Image is in the public domain. Metadata is available under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International.

Identifier

NW0095

Spatial Coverage

Caribbean--Jamaica

Citation

"Roehampton Plantation and Slave Village, Jamaica, 1825", Slavery Images: A Visual Record of the African Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Early African Diaspora, accessed April 2, 2020, http://www.slaveryimages.org/s/slaveryimages/item/1427
Shows the slave village, the mansion house, plantation hospital (on left in background), and sugar works, including boiling and curing house and mill. This illustration was done by James Hakewill, but was not published in his A Picturesque Tour of the Island of Jamaica (London, 1825). Compare with image NW0087. See also, other Hakewill images on this website.
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