Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, WATLING STREET, FLATS

Name: SIMMS, HERBERT GEORGE
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, WATLING STREET, FLATS
Date: 1936-1938
Nature: 3 blocks of 24 unit flats around a courtyard, for Dublin Corporation. Contractor: G. & T. Crampton.
Refs: IB 78, 11 Jan 1936, 36; 80, 25 Jun 1938, 521(illus.);  Ruth McManus, Crampton Built (Dublin: G. & T. Crampton, 2008), 104(illus.);  Paul Larmour, Free State Architecture:  Modern Movement architecture in Ireland, 1922-1949 (Kinsale: Gandon Editions, 2009), 32(illus.).