CALDWELL, JAMES 
- Born: - Died: -
Architect or surveyor of Sligo. James Caldwell appears to have been a son or other relative of JAMES CALDWELL , being referred to as 'Mr Caldwell, junior' when he submitted plans without charge for a new town hall at Sligo in 1860.(1) In January 1863 he made a map of the grounds of Temple House, Co. Sligo, showing sites for proposed out-offices.(2) He is probably the James Caldwell was clerk of works for the building of Sligo town hall in 1865.(3) In 1874 he appeared as a witness for the Sligo Harbour Commissioners in a claim for compensation brought against them by Anne Wood Martin in relation to the compulsory purchase of property on the quays at Sligo.(4)
RIAI: 'Mr Caldwell' of Sligo unanimously elected to membership, 20 March 1852.(5)
(1) DB 2, 1 Sep 1860, 330.
(2) Plan, signed and dated 15 Jan 1863, at Temple House (photograph in IAA, Neg. S/2714).
(3) William Gregory Wood Martin, History of Sligo, county and town, from the earliest ages to the close of the reign of Queen Elizabeth (to the present time) (Dublin, 1882-92), III, 154.
(4) Irish Times, 26 Sep 1874.
(5) RIAI general meeting minutes, 20 Mar 1852, 103.
2 work entries listed in chronological order for CALDWELL, JAMES 
|Building:||CO. SLIGO, SLIGO, QUAY STREET, TOWN HALL|
|Nature:||'Mr Caldwell, junior' submits plans, without charge. (JC was clerk of works for building of town hall to designs by William Hague, but 'Mr Caldwell' could also be Henry Caldwell.)
|Refs:||DB 2, 1 Sep 1860, 330|
|Building:||CO. SLIGO, TEMPLE HOUSE|
|Nature:||JC makes survey plan of same for Alexander Perceval, showing sites for proposed out-offices.|
|Refs:||Plan, S. & d.15 Jan 1863, at Temple House? (photograph in IAA, Neg. S/2714)|