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Mr Henry Moore

Who was Henry Moore?

Henry Moore was a gardener active in the mid- to late-19th century. He was Head Gardener of Peel Park, Salford, England. He took over in 1874 when Robert Petrie, appointed in 1852, died unexpectedly in 1874.

Moore's previous career included several years of service with Lord Stanley at Alderley, Cheshire and market gardening in Kent. He had also laid out the gardens at Lancaster Asylum and Lancaster Cemetery and superintended the construction of the Botanical Gardens at Sale, Cheshire.

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