Thomas Hastings


Thomas Hastings

Thomas Hastings could refer to:
*Thomas Hastings (admiral), Royal Navy officer.
*Thomas Hastings (composer), best known for the hymn "Rock of Ages".
*Thomas Hastings (architect), grandson of the above and designer of the New York Public Library.


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