The Twickenham Museum
Research: Houses of local interest and their occupiers

Colne Lodge

The Common/Staines Road, Twickenham

1765 ? house built on Freeman’s land to designs by Isaac Ware
1766 Robert Thompson
1767 Paul Whitehead (d1774)
1774 Sarah Hutchings of Battlebridge, St Olaves, Southwark, sister, under the will of Paul Whitehead
1775 The Countess of Dunmore (d1818), wife of John, 4th Earl (d1809) Governor of Virginia
1776 Captain the Hon John Tollemache RN (d1777), from Ragman’s Castle, killed in a duel in New York
Edward Chapman for some of the land
1778 Frederick Barnett Esq
1783 Benjamin Bradbury
Mrs Laing
1788 Robert Berry and the Berry Sisters
1789 Lord Cathcart (William Schaw, 10th Baron, later General and Earl)
1797 Hon Wilbraham Tollemache & John Robinson
1816 Mrs Elizabeth Eardley Wilmot (d1818), 1st wife of Sir John (1783-1847)
1818 Lady Virginia Murray (1771-1841), daughter of the Earl & Countess Dunmore, by inheritance
1819 *Lord Clifden, tenant
1841 Edward Harris Donnithorne J P (1810-85)
1886 Colonel Edward George Moore Donnithorne (1842-1906). In Briar House, Colne Road in 1900
1900 Estate sold for housing and House demolished
Colne Lodge

Note: * signifies tenant or lessee of property, where known. Many of the dates noted are "spot" dates taken from rate books, directories, Enclosure Award, maps, or other sources and may not indicate arrival or departure of an occupier. Occupation is shown chronologically although some exact dates have not yet been ascertained.