1710–1787

Introduction

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Funerary Monument
All Saints, Fulham

Born: No­vem­ber 27, 1710, Win­ches­ter, Eng­land.

Died: No­vem­ber 3, 1787.

Buried: All Saints Church, Ful­ham, Lon­don, Eng­land.

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Biography

Lowth was ed­u­cat­ed at Win­ches­ter School and New Col­lege, Ox­ford.

He held a number of posts:

He moved to Ox­ford in 1766, and to Lon­don in 1777. In 1783, he de­clined an of­fer to be­come Arch­bi­shop of Can­ter­bu­ry.

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