Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Carpenter and builder, of South King Street, Dublin, who was in business at some point between 1800 and 1834;  according to the recollections of his fellow tradesmen in 1834, he had at one stage employed six men but had subsequently failed and died poor.(1)

He may be the 'T. Hatton', carpenter and builder of 17 South King Street, Dublin, who appears in Wilson's Dublin Directory for the years 1827 to 1832.


(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.