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date: 19 February 2020

Skinner, Johnlocked

  • Rosemary Mitchell


Skinner, John (1772–1839), diarist and antiquary, was born at the Old Hall, Claverton, near Bath, the son of Russell Skinner of Newtown House, Lymington, and Claverton House, near Bath, and his wife, Mary Page. He was educated at Cheam School and at Trinity College, Oxford...

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