Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Assistant engineer to the Belfast Water Board.   After serving his apprenticeship as a civil engineer with LUKE LIVINGSTON MACASSEY LUKE LIVINGSTON MACASSEY , Dalzell was employed on the Great Northern Railway's extension to Newcastle, Co. Down, and was later resident engineer at Bangor Council's Ballysallagh reservoir.   He may be the twenty-six year old, Belfast-born civil engineer John Dalzell who appears in the 1911 census as a visitor in a house in Bangor . He entered the service of the Belfast Water Board in 1911. During the First World War, he served with the Royal Engineers in France. He died in 1939.

ICEI: elected member, 3 May 1926.(1)


All information in this entry not otherwise accounted for is from the obituary of Dalzell in IB 81, 14 Oct 1939, 854.

(1) TICEI 52 (1925-6), 163.