Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, CRUMLIN HOUSING AREA, HOUSES

Name: SIMMS, HERBERT GEORGE
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, CRUMLIN HOUSING AREA, HOUSES
Date: 1934-1944
Nature: Largest housing scheme in state consisting of ca. 5000 houses.  G. & T. Crampton contractors for 537 houses in Section 6 of Crumlin South scheme (£162,000) and for 453 houses in Section 4 of Crumlin North Scheme (£229,699.15s), 567 in Section 2 of same, 282 in Section 1A and 250 in section 2B of same.
Refs: IAA, PKS 0506; IB 76, 10 Mar,7,21 Apr 1934, 206,291,339(illus.); 77, 21 Sep 1935, 880; 78, 25 Jan,2 May 1936, 74,390; 79, 26 Jun 1937, 594; 81, 10 Jun 1939, 509; ; 82, 9 Nov 1940, 687;  Ruth McManus, Crampton Built (Dublin: G. & T. Crampton, 2008), 112-117(illus.).