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Flitcroft, Henrylocked

  • T. P. Connor


Flitcroft, Henry (1697–1769), architect, was born on 30 August 1697, the son of Jeffery Flitcroft, a labourer at Hampton Court, and was apprenticed as a joiner to Thomas Morris of London from November 1711 to November 1718. His rise from this humble start was the result of a happy accident. The story that he came to the notice of ...

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