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Between 1758 and 1772, William Berners undertook systematic development of his estate in what is now Fitzrovia, after earlier piecemeal development, including Berners Street which survives.
1781 - 14th Jun 1863
Member of the Baillie of Dochfour family. London and Bristol merchant and banker (Baillie, Ames & Baillie), major recipient of slave compensation across the Caribbean.
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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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