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Gardening in Wartime
Celebrating 300 years of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown's landscape designs (1716-1783)
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The Historic Landscape Project: Conservation Through Partnership
Peter Thoburn was head gardener to Charles Hamilton at Painshill in Surrey. From about 1778 he set up a nursery business at Old Brompton with Reginal Whiteley. He was known for his skill in cultivating American plants.