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HOPE, Francis

Born: fl 1822

Military Engineer


Lieutenant with the ROYAL ENGINEERS on the Eastern Cape frontier 1822-1825. Thereafter superintendant of Government Buildings in Cape Town, 1825-1836. In 1836 he was Acting Assistant Civil Engineer.

All truncated references not fully cited in 'References' are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.

Books citing HOPE

Lewcock, Ronald. 1963. Early Nineteenth Century Architecture in South Africa : a study of the interaction of two cultures, 1795-1837. Cape Town: AA Balkema. pp 233, 245, 288 ill 421, 353, 377, 443