Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. KILKENNY, CASTLETOWN COX

Name: DUCART, DAVIS
Building: CO. KILKENNY, CASTLETOWN COX
Date: 1767p
Nature: 'the architect was Duchart, a Sardinian' (Tighe). For Michael Cox, Archbishop of Cashel.
Refs: William Tighe, Statistical Observations relative to the County of Kilkenny made in the years 1800 and 1801 (1802), 589; Country Life 44, ? ? 1918, 190,214; IB 60, 9 Nov 1918, 487; 61, 8 Feb 1919, 48; Desmond Fitzgerald, Knight of Glin, 'The architecture of Davis Duckart', Country Life 142, 5 Oct 1967, 798-9(illus.); John Logan, 'Dropped into this Kingdom from the clouds': The Irish career of Davis Dukart, architect and engineer, 1761-1781', Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies 10 (2007), 53-57

Name: NOWLAN, JOHN [1]
Building: CO. KILKENNY, CASTLETOWN COX
Date: 1774
Nature: JN clerk of works. Paid £1000 for same.
Refs: Georgian Society Records (1909-13), V, 79-80; photocopy of receipt in IAA, RP.D,71.1.