Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Civil engineer, of Dublin. Charles Bateman, a son of the Rev. John Bateman, was born in Cork, circa 1832. He was admitted to Trinity College, Dublin, in 1854 at the age of twenty-two, and received the BA degree in 1860 and the LL.B. degree in 1861.(1) He was awarded the Licence in Civil Engineering in 1862,(2) and opened an office as a civil engineer at 56 Camden Street Lower.(3) In the Post Office Dublin Directory for 1874 and 1875 he is described as an Inspector of National Schools,(4) though he does not appear on the list of staff members of the Board of National Education in the same directories.


(1) G.D. Burtchaell & T.U. Sadleir, eds., Alumni Dublinenses (1935), III, Appendix p. 7.
(2) R.C. Cox, compiler, Trinity College School of Engineering: 'Graduates' in Engineering 1843-1992 (1993), unpaginated.
(3) Thom's Directory (1863).