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date: 18 October 2019

Horsburgh, Johnlocked

(1791–1869)
  • Lois Oliver

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Horsburgh, John (1791–1869), engraver, was born at Prestonpans, near Edinburgh, on 16 November 1791, the son of William Horsburgh, a coachman, and his wife, Margaret Weddal. His father died when he was a child. He studied drawing at the Trustees' Academy in Edinburgh...

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