Richard Kirwan

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Richard KirwanRichard Kirwan was born in Waterford in 1948 and graduated in civil engineering from University College Cork in 1970. He joined the Irish army Corps of Engineers and was posted to Ordnance Survey Ireland, undertaking postgraduate studies in mapping and surveying at the School of Military Engineering in Newbury, England. He left the army to take up the position of Deputy Assistant Director of Ordnance Survey in 1986. He was Director of the OS from 1996 until he retired in 2005 and since then has worked as a consultant to international mapping agencies. He lives in west Dublin and Waterford.

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