Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Stonecutter, of Dublin. Martin Boe is presumably the 'Martin Poe, stone cutter', who, according to Faulkner's Dublin Journal of 5-7 January 1769, 'having a large and commodious yard adjoining the new dry dock, Lower Abbey Street…continues to carry on the said stone-cutting Trade in all its various Branches'. The will of Martin Boe, stonecutter, of Clarendon Street, Dublin, was proved in the Prerogative Court in 1796.(1)

Addresses:(2) Lower Ormonde Quay, 1774; 95 Abbey Street, 1776; Clarendon Street.(3)


(1) Arthur Vicars, Index to the Prerogative Wills of Ireland 1536-1810 (1897), 41.
(2) Wilson's Dublin Directory for 1774, 1776.
(3) See note 1, above.