Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Plasterer and builder, of Skibbereen, Co. Cork.   According to the 1911 census, James Caverly was born in Co. Cork in 1866 or 1867.  He is probably the 'J. Caverly' who worked at Innis Beg House, Baltimore, Co. Cork, in 1899,(1) though there was also a  slightly younger plasterer named John Caverly working in Skibbereen at the same time.   EDWARD CAVERLY  EDWARD CAVERLY presumably came from the same family.

Address: 24 High Street, Skibbereen, Co. Cork, 1911.



Information not otherwise accounted for is from the 1911 census of Ireland, http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/ (last visited Oct 2009). and Guy's Cork Almanac and Directory (1815).

(1) Letter to IAA from Paul Keane, Innis Beg, Baltimore, Co. Cork, 31 Oct 1998.

1 work entries listed in chronological order for CAVERLY, JAMES *

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Date: 1899
Nature: JC builder of house for James? MacCarthy-Morrogh family. Signed name and date in stucco at foot of front door and also signed name on lead flashings of roof.
Refs: Information from Paul Keane, Innis Beg, Baltimore, Co. Cork, in letter of 31 Oct 1998; Mark Bence-Jones, Burke’s Guide to Country Houses. Volume I, Ireland. (London, 1978), 158..