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 William Burn

William Burn

Birth
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland
Death 15 Feb 1870 (aged 80)
Mayfair, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
Burial Kensal Green, London Borough of Brent, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 7091 · View Source
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Architect. Burn was born in Edinburgh. He was the son of another famous architect, Robert Burn. He worked in London and Edinburgh during his career. Burn was a pioneer of the Scottish Baronial style, perfected by his pupil David Bryce (1803-76). He designed many Scottish churches, public buildings and country houses, including Blairquhan Castle, South Ayrshire (1821), the New Abbey Church in Dunfermline (1821) and George Watson's Hospital in Edinburgh (1828).

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 24 Nov 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7091
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Burn (20 Dec 1789–15 Feb 1870), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7091, citing Kensal Green Cemetery, Kensal Green, London Borough of Brent, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .