Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Assistant surveyor with the Royal Engineers, Belfast District, circa 1900.(1) While he was in Ireland, Geddes designed the new military barracks at Armagh, 1901.(2) He had left the Belfast by 1902 and was subsequently with the Royal Engineers in Colombo, Ceylon. By 1908, when he either retired or died, he had attained the rank of major.

Surveyors' Institution: elected fellow, 30 Oct 1899.



References

All information in this entry not otherwise accounted for comes from Transactions of the Surveyors' Insitution and was supplied by Miss Fiona Durrant, Assistant Librarian, The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, London (letter of 16 Aug 1996).

(1) Thom's Directory 1900, 798.
(2) IB 43, 6 Jun 1901, 751.


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Building: CO. ARMAGH, ARMAGH, BARRACK HILL, MILITARY BARRACKS
Date: 1900-01
Nature: 2 blocks for soldiers' quarters, building for warrant officer, cook house, bath building. Contractor: Alexander Whelan, Newry.
Refs: IB 42, 15 Apr 1900, 334; 43, 6 Jun 1901, 751.