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date: 22 April 2021

Penrose, Francis Cranmerlocked

  • Paul Waterhouse
  • , revised by Roderick O'Donnell


Penrose, Francis Cranmer (1817–1903), architect, classical archaeologist, and astronomer, was born on 29 October 1817 at Bracebridge, near Lincoln, the youngest son of the Revd John Penrose (1778–1859). His mother was Elizabeth Penrose, née Cartwright (c. 1779–1837), a children's writer under the pseudonym of ...

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