Gilbert Walmesley (1680?-1751) was an important figure in the early lives of Samuel Johnson and his fellow Lichfieldian, David Garrick.

The son of William Walmesley, MP for Lichfield and Chancellor of the Diocese.

Provenance

Peter Salmon


Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum

Breadmarket Street, LICHFIELD, Staffordshire, WS13 6LG
01543 264792
Website

Opening times

1 Mar – 1 Nov
Mon – Sun, 10.30am – 4.30pm

1 Nov – 28 Feb
Mon – Sun, 11am – 3.30 pm

Closed 25 – 26 Dec, 1 Jan

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