Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CORK, CORK, PENROSE'S QUAY, CORK STEAM PACKET CO.

Name: PAIN, GEORGE RICHARD
Building: CO. CORK, CORK, PENROSE'S QUAY, CORK STEAM PACKET CO.
Date: 1841a
Nature: New offices with Ionic portico. Attr. to Pains by Craig & Glin and Lee & Jacobs. Described by Halls as almost the only good example of modern architecture in Cork, apart from court house.
Refs: Mr & Mrs S.C. Hall, Ireland (1841-3), I, 19; Maurice Craig & the Knight of Glin, Ireland Observed (1970), 35(illus.),36; David Lee & Debbie Jacobs, James Pain, architect (Limerick Civic Trust, 2005), 191