Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Draughtsman with the Board of Works during the 1860s.(1) Gibbons entered the service of the Board on 21 July 1860.(2) He was elected a student of the RIAI on 17 December 1863(3) but resigned in 1865.(4)



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(1) Drawings by Gibbons in the OPW archive at the National Archives include Coast Guard Stations at Darby's Point, Co. Mayo,(1862) Howth (additions,1862) and Wicklow (1865-66); NCO's block at the Royal Hibernian Military School, Phoenix Park (1862); Gardener's Cottage, Phoenix Park (1867); Museum and Herbarium at Glasnevin Botanic Gardens (1868).
(2) Jones, ?citing OPW records.
(3) RIAI council meeting minutes, 26 Nov 1863, 8; general meeting minutes, 17 Dec 1863, 134.
(4) RIAI council meeting minutes, 11 May 1865, 35.