Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LOUTH, DROGHEDA, FAIR STREET, PUBLIC LIBRARY

Name: TALLAN, FINIAN HENRY
Building: CO. LOUTH, DROGHEDA, FAIR STREET, PUBLIC LIBRARY
Date: 1903-1906
Nature: FHT wins competition for Carnegie Library. Revised design eventually built. Contractor: F. Gogarty, Drogheda (£1,925). Opened by Cardinal Logue, 16 Apr 1906.
Refs: IB 45, 12 Feb 1903, 1594; 46, 26 Mar,31 Dec 1904, 190,892; 47, 25 Mar,8 Apr,15 Jul 1905, 213,249,494; B 86, 23 Apr 1904, 451; Brendan Grimes, Irish Carnegie Libraries: a catalogue and architectural history (1998), 136-7(illus.)