Richard Colt Hoare, Sir

Born 1758
Died 1838
Place of Birth Barn Elms
Place of Death Stourhead
Gender Male
Biographical Notes Hoare, Richard Colt, Sir, 1758-1838. British landowner, antiquarian and traveler. After the early death of his wife, he traveled around Europe; a written account of his journeys appeared later as 'Recollections abroad: journals of tours on the continent, 1785–1791'. He became an accomplished antiquarian and a respected scholar.


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Subterraneous Temple in the County of Meath (Draughtsman, Author of travel text)