Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Engineer, active in the 1910s and 1920s. William Brindley, a younger son of Louis Henry Brindley, partner in the Dublin firm of house and land agents J.H. North & Co, was born in 1890. On receiving the BAI degree from Trinity College, Dublin, in 1911,(1) he worked in the engineering department of Dublin Corporation, later moving to the Public Works Department in Ceylon and thence to the Public Works Department of the Straits Settlements. He had just completed a new water supply for Malacca when he died after a short illness in 1928.

ICEI: associate, 1913; member, 1924.(2)


All information in this entry not otherwise attributed is from the obituary notice in IB 70, 31 Mar 1928, ?.

(1) R.C. Cox, compiler, Trinity College School of Engineering: 'Graduates' in Engineering 1843-1992 (1993), unpaginated.
(2) TICEI 54 (1927-1928), ?.