Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LIMERICK, LIMERICK, BRIDGE STREET, CITY COURT HOUSE (OLD)

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. LIMERICK, LIMERICK, BRIDGE STREET, CITY COURT HOUSE (OLD)
Date: 1763-64
Nature: 'sumptuous City Court house commenced on the ground where the old Courthouse stood in Quay Lane, opposite to the Mayoralty House' (Lenihan). Cost £700. (Purchased by Christian Brothers, 1845.)
Refs: J. Ferrar, The History of Limerick…to the year 1787 (1787), ?; Patrick Fitzgerald & John James McGregor, The history, topography, and antiquities, of the county and city of Limerick (Dublin, 1826-7), II, 580; M. Lenihan, Limerick; its history and antiquities (1866), 355 (quoting from White MSS.)