- Born: 1866ca Died: 1908
Town surveyor of Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan. James Keelaghan was elected to the Castleblayney town surveyorship in 1901(1) and held it until his death, when he was succeeded by GEORGE JOSEPH STANISLAUS KELLY . He was engineer to Castleblayney Union, Castleblayney Rural District Council, Crossmaglen Rural District Council and Cootehill No. 2 Rural District Council,(3) carrying out large labourers' cottage schemes. He was clerk of works for the Castleblayney waterworks and sewerage scheme. He was also a JP for Co. Monaghan.
Keelaghan died at the age of forty-two early in 1908.
Address: Cortaghart House, Latton, Ballybay, Co. Monaghan, 1907.(4)
All information in this entry not otherwise accounted for is from the notice of Keelaghan's death in IB 50, 21 Mar 1908, 190.
(1) IB 43, 7 Nov 1901, 932.
(3) IB 49, 23 Feb 1907, 136.
(4) Thom's Official Directory 1907, 1245.
3 work entries listed in chronological order for KEELAGHAN, JAMES
|Building:||CO. MONAGHAN, BROOMFIELD, BACKAGH, DRAINAGE OR WATER SUPPLY|
|Nature:||Pump and 4 inch cast iron pipes?, for Castleblayney District Council.|
|Refs:||IB 44, 25 Sep 1902, 1420|
|Building:||CO. MONAGHAN, CASTLEBLAYNEY, UNION WORKHOUSE|
|Nature:||Alts. including remodelling buildings at each end of workhouse infirmary and providing wards; sanitary fittings and hot water supplies to infirmary.|
|Refs:||IB 44, 22 May,9,23 Oct,20 Nov 1902, 1262,1440,1452,1492|
|Building:||CO. MONAGHAN, DONAGHMOYNE, CORDRUMANS, WELL|
|Refs:||IB 45, 26 Feb 1903, 1618|