Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Alderman of Cork City during the 1730s and 1740s who made a plan for a new workhouse in the city in the winter of 1736-37.(1) Whether his plan was executed is not recorded. The workhouse opened in 1748.(2) In 1747 he appears to have made plans for a new milk market which was to be built in Cork.(3)



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(1) R. Caulfield (ed.) The Council Book of the Corporation of the City of Cork (1876), 559.
(2) E. McParland, Public Architecture in Ireland: 1680-1760 (2001), 78.
(3) Caulfield, op. cit., ? (IAA, Edward McParland files, Acc. 2008/44).