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date: 13 May 2021

Adam, Robertlocked

(1728–1792)
  • A. A. Tait

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Adam, Robert (1728–1792), architect, was born at Kirkcaldy in Fife on 3 July 1728, the second son of William Adam (bap. 1689, d. 1748), architect, and his wife, Mary Robertson (1699–1761), the daughter of William Robertson of Gladney. He was educated at the high school of ...

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Centre for Kentish Studies, Maidstone, Kent
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National Portrait Gallery, London
Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh
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Northumberland Record Office, Newcastle upon Tyne
Essex Record Office, Chelmsford
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