Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Surveyor and instrument maker of Essex Street, Dublin, active from circa 1709 until his death in 1749. Cave was surveyor to Christ Church cathedral, Dublin.(1) He was succeeded in his business by his son, another Thomas, who was active until 1756 or later.


Information in this entry not otherwise accounted for is from Sarah Bendall, ed., Dictionary of Land Surveyors and Local Map-Makers of Great Britain and Ireland 1530-1850 (2nd edition, 1997), 89.

(1) Christ Church Chapter Acts VI, 67 (IAA, Edward McParland files, Acc. 2008/44).