Thornton, Robert Jr.

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St Luke’s Head, Dame Street, 1722
The Fan, Dame Street, opposite Eustace Street, 1724–25
College Green, 1729–36


Succeeded the business of his father Robert Thornton.

He later took his brothers into partnership, Thomas in 1722 and Charles in 1726.

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  • 'Ruled paper', 1722–23 [sold to Christ Church Cathedral for choir books] (Boydell)
  • Last Update: 12-02-2017