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Carr, Johnlocked

(1723–1807)
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Carr, John (1723–1807), architect, the eldest of the nine children of Robert Carr (1697–1760) and his wife, Rose Lascelles (1697–1774), was born on 28 April 1723 at Horbury, near Wakefield, and baptized there on 15 May 1723. He had some mastery of Latin, which suggests a grammar school education, presumably at ...

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Journal of the Royal Institute of British Architects
H. M. Colvin, , 3rd edn (1995)