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Hornor, Thomaslocked

(1785–1844)
  • Elizabeth Baigent

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Hornor, Thomas (1785–1844), surveyor and panoramist, was born on 12 June 1785 at Lowgate, Hull, where his family were Quaker grocers. He was taught surveying and engineering by his brother-in-law William Johnson. In the early 1800s he was in Manchester, surveying the property of the free grammar school, but by 1807 he was in ...

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