Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. LIMERICK, LIMERICK, RUTLAND STREET, COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS

Name: UNKNOWN ARCHITECT
Building: CO. LIMERICK, LIMERICK, RUTLAND STREET, COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS
Date: 1805
Nature: '…erected at the expense of the Mercantile Body of Limerick in 1805: it contains one of the most spacious and elegant Coffee-rooms in Ireland, and a number of fine aparments appropriated to the business of the Chamber of Commerce' (Fitzgerald) (Became town hall in 1843)
Refs: Patrick Fitzgerald & John James McGregor, The history, topography, and antiquities, of the county and city of Limerick (Dublin, 1826-7), II, 590; M. Lenihan, Limerick; its history and antiquities (1866), 414