Sir William Robe

(1765—1820) army officer

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(1765–1820). British military engineer and soldier. He was architect of Holy Trinity Church, Québec, Canada (1803), a variant on Gibbs's St Martin-in-the-Fields. His work was competent and solid, and he was involved in several improvements and administration in the Province of Québec in the early years of C19.

From A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Architecture.

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