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James Drax
An idealised prospect of Beckford of Somerly’s Roaring River Estate, Westmoreland, engraved from a painting by George Robertson. This was almost certainly among the prints given by Somerly to Thomas Thistlewood.
James Drax

The Jamaican Drax Hall on the north coast. By the mid-eighteenth century all the highly-profitable estate had all fallen into the hands of the Beckford family.

James Drax
A ruined water mill near the Drax Hall estate, Jamaica
Roaring River today
James Drax

A view over Jamaica’s northern coast from the veranda of Greenwood Great House, built by the Barrett family

 

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