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Porden, William (bap. 1755, d. 1822), architect

Geoffrey Tyack

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/22548

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Porden, William (bap. 1755, d. 1822), architect, was born in Hull and baptized there on 29 January 1755, the son of Thomas Purden or Porden, a labourer, and grandson of Roger Pourden of York, described as an architect. In 1774 he became a pupil of ...

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Subjects: Architecture

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