- Born: 1733 Died: 1803
Amateur architect, treasurer of the King's Inns and gunpowder miller of Clondalkin and Larch Hill, Whitechurch, Co. Dublin.(1) William Caldbeck submitted designs for the hall and library at the King's Inns in 1794,(2) while Bryan Bolger records his ordering work on some stables near Aungier Street in 1798.(3) William Caldbeck was the great-grandfather of WILLIAM FRANCIS CALDBECK.
(1) Burke's Landed Gentry of Ireland (1904), 81, and Maurice Craig, 'The account book of William Caldbeck, architect' in Design and Practice in British Architecture: Studies in architectural history presented to Howard Colvin, Architectural History 27 (1984), 421.
(2) E. McParland, James Gandon (1985), 165,204.
(3) NA/PRO Bolger MSS. 1A/58/128.
2 work entries listed in chronological order for CALDBECK, WILLIAM
|Building:||CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, HENRIETTA STREET, KING'S INNS|
|Nature:||Proposal for hall and library submitted by WC|
|Refs:||E. McParland, James Gandon (1985), 165,204|
|Building:||CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, AUNGIER STREET (NEAR), STABLES|
|Nature:||WC orders work on|
|Refs:||NA/PRO Bolger MSS 1A 58 128|