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Michael Gavigan or Gaffigan designed the Market House at Banbridge, built in 1833, for the third Marquess of Downshire.(1) His signed but undated designs survive in the Downshire MSS in the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland.(2) Almost certainly the same person as MICHAEL MCGAVIGAN . See also - GAFFIGAN.
(1) C.E.B. Brett, Court Houses and Market Houses of the Province of Ulster (UAHS, 1973), 63,69(illus.).
(2) PRONI D671/P1/1-8.
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|Building:||CO. DOWN, BANBRIDGE, MARKET HOUSE|
|Nature:||New court house, built at expense of Marquess of Downshire (£2,000). Date stone gives date of 1833.|
|Refs:||Signed undated elevations in Downshire MSS, PRONI D671/P1/1-8; J.P. Lawson, Gazetteer of Ireland (1842, 133; Coutnry Life 149, 27 May 1971, 1305; C.E.B. Brett, Court Houses and Market Houses of the Province of Ulster (UAHS, 1973), 63,69(illus.)|