Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Surveyor and architect, of Dublin. Walter Butler, who, according to the 1911 census, was born in Co. Tipperary in 1854 or 1855, worked as a surveyor with Dublin Corporation from 1895 or earlier, and by 1915 had become chief building surveyor to the Corporation, a post which he held until 1922 or later. By 1927 he appears to have left the Corporation and styled himself 'architect'. Possibly the same person as WALTER BUTLER [2].& WALTER BUTLER [2].& nbsp;  The 1911 census records him as a married man  living at 1 Percy Place with his wife, two sons - John and Walter - and two daughters..

Institute of Sanitary Engineers: fellow, 1897.

Addresses: Work: Municipal Buildings 1898->=1922; 3 Cork Hill, <=1927.
Home: 22 Northumberland, Road, 1895; 1 Percy Place, 1896-1927.


All information in this entry comes from Thom's directories for 1895-1900, 1915, 1918, 1922, 1927.