Thomas Gayfere

Thomas Gayfere was a builder active in England in the late-18th and early-19th centuries. He was born in 1755, the son of mason, Thomas Gayfere (born around 1721, died 1812) with whom he later jointly held the position of Master Mason to Westminster Abbey in London.

Gayfere died at Burton-on-Trent on 20 October 1827. He was buried at Newton Solney in Derbyshire.

Bibliography

Colvin, Howard, A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840, 3rd edition (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1995), pp. 395-396.

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