File MS 10 - Landscape gardening accounts of Humphry Repton 'of my Time employd'

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Landscape gardening accounts of Humphry Repton 'of my Time employd'


  • 1788-1790 (Creation)

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Born on 21 April 1752 at Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, son of John Repton (bap. 1714, d. 1775), a collector of excise, and his wife, Martha (d. 1773), the daughter of John Fitch, of Moor Hall, Suffolk. The Reptons moved about 1762 to Norwich. In 1788, Repton became a professional landscape gardener. He died on 24 March 1818 at Hare Street, Essex.

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Use microfilms MF/RO 432/9 or MF/RO 224/7.

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