The gardens were created after the death of William Hibbert. The Georgian mansion was sold in 1978 to help finance the running of the gardens. (Wikipedia)
1804 - 22nd Apr 1887
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One of over 300 drawings of landscapes and enslaved people in Jamaica by William Berryman, 1808-1815.
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