John Talbot Clifton Intrepid Explorer and Lytham Squire

15 October  – 24 November 2019

John Talbot Clifton was the son of Thomas Henry Clifton of Lytham Hall, Lancashire and his wife Madeline Agnew and was educated at Eton College and Magdalene College, Cambridge. He succeeded his grandfather, John Talbot Clifton (1819–1882), who had been MP for Lancashire and High Sheriff of Lancashire for 1853, as owner of the Lytham estate at the age of 14. Talbot Clifton was a compulsive traveller who explored Canada, Siberia, Burma, Malaya, Indonesia, Africa and South America.

Further information:
  • Open: Daily 10.00 am to 4. 00pm, Tuesday to Sunday, and Bank Holidays; closed Monday
  • This is a free exhibition
  • Location: Lytham Heritage Group, 2 Henry Street, Lytham FY8 5LE. Tel: 01253 730787