Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Carpenter and builder, of Montague Street, Dublin. Garret Plunket was admitted a student of the Dublin Society's School of Drawing in Architecture on 20 June 1816.(1) A person of the same name appears in Wilson's Dublin Directory in 1833, with an address at 7 Montague Street, Dublin, while 'G.', Garret or Gerald Plunket continues to appear at the same address in the directories at least 1847.(2)


(1) MS. transcript from Royal Dublin Society minutes of School of Drawing in Architecture admissions and prizewinners (in IAA).
(2) Jones transcripts from Wilson's Dublin Directory, M. Colley, 'A list of architects…extracted from Wilson's Dublin Directories from 1760 to 1837', BIGS 34 (1991), 53, Post Office Directory 1839 and 1844, Pettigrew & Oulton, Dublin Almanac…for…1847.