Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Civil engineer, probably of Portlaoise, Co. Laois, who prepared plans for improvements to the town hall at Portlaoise circa 1878, at the request of the chairman of the Town Commissioners but was not paid for them.(1) The town hall was eventually enlarged circa 1885 to designs by J.HAMPDEN SHAW. HAMPDEN SHAW. (2)


(1) IB 20, 15 May 1878, 146. An unspecified 'fatlity' prevented the payment to Clarke.
(2) IB 27, 1 Jan 1885, 6.