Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Carpenter and builder, of North King Street, Dublin, listed as such in Wilson's Dublin Directory for the years 1812-1820. He was a subscriber to William Stitt's The Practical Architect's Ready Assistant; or Builder's Complete Companion (Dublin, 1819).   According to the recollections of his fellow tradesmen, writing in 1834,(1) he had been in 'very good business in 1800' but had 'failed shortly after & died poor'.

Addresses: 123 North King Street, 1812-15; 134 North King Street, 1816-20.



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(1) Royal Irish Academy, Haliday MS 4B 31;  this manuscript is a copy of a report presented to Daniel O'Connell in 1834 to support the argument for repealing the Act of Union by describing the catastrophic impact the Act had had on the tradesmen of Dublin.