Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Carpenter and builder, of Dublin, who appears in the directories from 1818 until 1853 or later. The directory entries may refer to more than one person however.  Murphy's name appears on a list of Dublin master carpenters and builders which was compiled in March 1834.(1)

Addresses:(2) 44 Clarendon Street, 1818-1834; 44 Cuffe Street, 1835-1839; 62 New Street, 1841; 75 New Street, 1847; 3 Charlemont Street, 1853.


(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.
(2) From Wilson's, Pettigrew & Oulton's and Post Office directories.