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Skrine, Henry (1755–1803), traveller

Andrew Grout

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Skrine, Henry (1755–1803), traveller, was the eldest of the three children of Richard Dickson Skrine (1719–1791), landowner and JP, of Warleigh Manor, Bathford, Somerset, and his wife, Elizabeth (1726–1800), daughter and heir of John Tryon of Collyweston, Northamptonshire. Henry was educated first at a preparatory school at ...

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Subjects: World History ; Travel and Holiday

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