Richard Cassels (1690 - 1751):
Richard Cassells was German and he came to Ireland early in the eighteenth century. He was an architect and built a house, no longer surviving, for Sir Gustavus Hume in Enniskillen. He designed the Rotunda Lying-In Hospital; the printing house at Trinity College, Dublin, Powerscourt, County Wicklow, and the Newry canal, which was the first inland navigatiuon in the British Isles. What is now the Agricultural College in County Cavan is a house designed by him.
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