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Blenheim Palace Cascade

    Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown’s cascade at Blenheim Palace, c1764      

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Biography – Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown

Lancelot Brown was born in Kirkharle, Northumberland in 1716. Born into a rural community, he was fortunate to have been educated to the age of 16, and following this completed a gardening apprenticeship for the local landowner Sir William Lorraine. … Continue reading

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