Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Builder, of Bass Place, Denzille Street, Dublin, listed as such in Wilson's Dublin Directory for the years 1818-1820; in the edition for 1821 the address is given as 'Bass Place and 29 Denzille St'. while in Pigot & Co.'s City of Dublin and Hibernian Provincial Directory (1824), 65, it is given as 10 Bass Place, Denzille Street. Joseph Bass was admitted a freeman of the City of Dublin as a member of the Carpenters' Guild by Grace Especial at Midsummer, 1813.(1)

A 'Mr. Le Bass, Bass-place, Denzill-street' was a subscriber to William Stitt's The Practical Architect's Ready Assistant; or Builder's Complete Companion (Dublin, 1819).



(1) 'An alphabetical list of the Freemen of the City of Dublin, 1774-1824', The Irish Ancestor XV (1983), Nos. 1 & 2, 25.