Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Carpenter and builder, of 17 Beresford Street, Dublin, listed as such in Wilson's Dublin Directory for the years 1832 to 1835. Charles Whelan of Beresford Street appears on a list of Dublin master carpenters and builders which was compiled in March 1834.(1)


Royal Irish Academy, Haliday MS 4B 31;  this manuscript is a copy of a report presented to Daniel O'Connell in 1834 to support the argument for repealing the Act of Union by describing the catastrophic impact the Act had had on the tradesmen of Dublin.