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Repton (ˈrɛptən)
Humphry. 1752--1818, English landscape gardener

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village (parish), South Derbyshire district, administrative and historic county of Derbyshire, England. The famous independent boys' school of Repton was founded in 1556, and its buildings incorporate parts (restored) of an Augustinian priory established in 1172. Pop. (2001) 2,707.

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