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In Northern England:

  • 1709: Charles Avison (composer) was born in Newcastle, baptised on 16th February 1709.
1700s Fiddleback Farmhouse Charles Avison (1709-1770)
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Charles Avison

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Charles Avison (1709-1770)
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Charles Avison (1709-1770)
- Overview About Charles Avison Charles Avison was born into a musical family in Newcastle and became one of the most important concerto composers in 18th Century England.&nbsp;Avison&nbsp;was organist at St …
Fiddleback Farmhouse
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Fiddleback Farmhouse
- Overview Map Street View Fiddleback is a farm and B&amp;B in West Wodside in Cumbria. The farmhouse was built in 1709 and has a distinctive curved walls and shaped like …


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