Francis Gastrell

(d. 1772)

Related Overviews


'Francis Gastrell' can also refer to...

Francis Gastrell (1662—1725) bishop of Chester and writer on theology


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Shakespeare Studies and Criticism


Quick Reference

(d. 1772),

a vicar (not of Stratford) who in 1756 bought from Sir John Clopton the house that had replaced Shakespeare's New Place, along with its gardens. Following altercations with ...

Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

Reference entries