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Architects & Historical Figures

08 June 2009

Goldie, Edward (1856-1921)

Edward Goldie was born in Sheffield in 1856, the son of architect George Goldie. Like his father, he was educated at Ushaw. He was articled to his father’s practice, Goldie & Child, in...

15 January 2010

Gray, Eileen (1888-1976)

Born on 9th August 1878, at the family home in Brownswood, Enniscorthy, Ireland, she spent her childhood in London and was among the first women to be admitted to the Slade School of...

16 June 2009

Hall, Edwin Thomas (1851-1923)

Edwin Thomas Hall was born in 1851, the son of George Hall, and commenced independent practice in London in 1876. His brother George Alfred Hall (1859) also became an architect, and his son...

06 June 2009

Hamilton, Patrick

He joined Michael Scott’s office in 1947 approx. and was responsible for many of the small details in the building of Busáras. He was responsible for the running of the drawing office in...

08 June 2009

Hare, Henry Thomas (1861-1921)

Born in Scarborough, North Yorkshire in 1861. Articled to Charles A. Bury of Scarborough from 1876 to 1880. He attended Alelier Gluain and the ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris in 1881 and was...

08 June 2009

Harrison, James Stockdale (1874-1952)

James Stockdale Harrison was born in 1874 and articled to his father, Stockdale Harrison of Leicester, in January 1892 and remained as assistant, studying at Leicester Art School. He passed the qualifying exam...

30 June 2009

Hartley, Jesse (1780-1860)

Despite having no experience of dock building, Hartley was the first full-time professional dock engineer in the world. He had previously worked for his father, Bernard Hartley who was a stonemason, architect and...

06 June 2009

Haughey, Patrick

Listed as an assistant architect on the Busáras project. He left the firm to practice on his own from Belfast. He was highly commended in the RIAI awards of 1961-62 for his Roman...

06 June 2009

Hegarty, Neil

Studied at the VEC School of Architecture, Cork, and at Oxford University, England. Established private practice in Cork before joining Cork County Council in 1974 and Cork Corporation as City Architect in 1985....