Distribution to Sugar Plantations

This website page was updated on 29 April 1999

District

Males

Females

Immigrants allotted to estates on:

.

.

Essequebo Mainland

1,334

256

Essequebo Islands

945

211

West Coast Demerara

2,295

375

Demerara River

1,985

345

East Coast Demerara

3,118

446

West Coast Berbice

225

17

Berbice River

374

78

East Coast Berbice

565

123

Corentyne River

424

147

.

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Total allotted:

11,295

1,998

Unallotted

74

39

Deaths, etc.

97

38

.

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Total

11,466

2,075

Location of the Plantations

The following is a listing of the estates, towns and villages in British Guiana showing the constabulary districts. Published in the Royal Gazette, 9 December 1884.

Georgetown and Suburbs

Brick Dam District: Georgetown | Lodge Village | Wortmanville | Thomas

East Coast Demerara

Kitty District: Kitty Village | Bel Air

Sparendaam District: Liliandaal | Sophia | Turkeyen | Cummingís Lodge | Industry | Ogle | Goedverwagting | Sparendaam | Plaisance | Better Hope | Vryheidís Lust | Brothers | Montrose | Felicity | Le Resouvenir

Beterverwagting District: Success | Chateau Margot | La Bonne Intention | Beterverwagting | Triumph | Mon Repos

Vigilance District: Good Hope | Lusignan | Annandale | Buxton | Friendship | Vigilance | Bladen | Hall | Strathspay | Nonpareil | Enterprise

Belfield District: Bachelorís Adventure | Paradise | Enmore | Haslington | Golden Grove | Naboclis | Cove & John | Victoria | Belfield | Hope | Duchfour | Two Friends | Annís Grove | Clonbrook

Mahaica District: Beehive | Greenfield | Grove | Unity | Spring Hall | Mahaica | Helena | La Bonne Mere | Melville | Cane Grove

East and West Bank Demerara

Providence District: La Penitance | Ruimveldt | Meadow Bank | Houston | Rome | Agricola | Eccles | Bagotís Town | Peterís Hall | Providence | Haags Bosch | Canal No. 3 | Herstelling | Farm | Covent Garden | Great Diamond | Golden Grove | Craig | New Hope | Friendship

Toevlugt District: Vive-la-Force | Vriesland | Patentia | Hababoe Creek | Wales | Good Intent | Belle View | Sisters | Canal No. 2 | La Retraite | Toevlugt

Vauxhall District: Nismes | Bagotville | Canal No. 1 | La Grange | Schoon Ord

Vreed-en-Hoop District: Goed Fortuin | Versailles | Malgre Tout | Klein Ponderoyen | Vreed-en-Hoop | Best | Nouvelle Flanders | Unica

West Coast Demerara

Fellowship District: Haarlem | Windsor Forest | La Jalousie | Blankenburg | Den Amstel | Fellowship | Hague | Cornelia Ida

Stewartville District: Anna Catherina | Leonora | Stewartville | Uitvlugt | Zeeburg | De Willem | Met-en-Meerzorg

Vergenoegen District: De Kinderen | Zeelugt | Tuschen-de-Vrienden | Vergenoegen | Philadelphia

Essequebo Coast, Wakenaam and Pomeroon

Aurora District: Good Hope | Spring Garden | Aurora | Hibernia | Vilvoorden

Suddie District: Pomona | Huis tíDieren | Riverstown | Airy Hall | Tiger Island | Adventure | Onderneeming | Belfield | Mariaís Lodge | Johanna Cecilia | Zorg | Golden Fleece | Perseverance

Capoey District: Cullen | Abram | Zuil | Annandale | Zorg-en-Vlyt | Hoff-van-Aurich | Union | Queenstown | Taymouth Manor | Affiance | | Columbia | Aberdeen | Three Friends

Anna Regina District: Land of Plenty | Mainstay | Reliance | Bush Lot | Anna Regina | Henrietta | Richmond Hill | La Belle Alliance | Lima | Coffee Grove | Danielstown | Sparta | Windsor Castle | Hampton Court | Devonshire Castle

New Amsterdam

Strand District: New Amsterdam | Sheet Anchor

East and West Bank Berbice

Sisters District: Providence | Glasgow | Edinburgh | Everton | Belle Vue | Rotterdam | Lonsdale | Sisters | Friends | Kootberaad | Dieutichum | De Kinderen | Buseeís Lust | Highbury | Light Town

Schepoet District: Ma Retraite | Mara

Corentyne Coast

Albion District: Pln. Albion | Villages, Farms and Settlements from Maryberg to and inclusive of Rose Hall.

Whim District: Pln. Port Mourant | Villages, Farms and Settlements from Pln. Port Mourant to and inclusive of Maida.

Tarlogie District: Villages, Farms and Settlements from Maida to Heversham.

No. 51 District: Villages, Farms and Settlements from Heversham to No. 58.

No. 63 District: Villages, Farms and Settlements from No. 58 to Stockholm or No. 74.

No. 79 District: Pln. Eliza & Mary | Pln. Skeldon | Villages, Farms and Settlements from Stockholm or No. 74 to Corentyne River.

Additional estates

In addition to these, the following estates are listed alphabetically by Cecil Clementi in his 1915 book "The Chinese in British Guiana."

Essequebo Mainland: Better Hope, Hoff van Holland

Essequebo Islands: Bankhall, Caledonia, Endeavour, Friendship & Sarah, Hamburg, Maryville, Moorfarm, Palmyra, Retrieve, Sophienburg, Success, Waterloo, Zeelandia

West Coast Demerara: Groenveldt

West Coast Berbice: Bath, Cotton Tree, Hope & Experiment

Berbice River: Blairmont

East Coast Berbice: Adelphi, Canefield, Goldstone Hall, Smithsonís Place, Smythfield 

 

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