Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Iron worker, of Dublin, who was paid for ironwork at St Werburgh's church, Dublin, circa 1720(1) and also executed ironwork at the Parliament House from 1729.(2) Humphrey French was an alderman of Dublin and was perhaps related to Edmond French, merchant, of 'The Iron Balcony House' in Meath Street in 1738.(3)


(1) NLI, MS 104 (IAA, Edward McParland files, Acc. 2008/44).
(2) JHCI 4, xxxi- (IAA, Edward McParland files, Acc. 2008/44).
(3) A Directory of Dublin for the year 1738 (Dublin Corporation Public Libraries, 2000), 36.