Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, CATHAL BRUGHA STREET, ST THOMAS'S CHURCH (CI, NEW)

Name: O'BRIEN, CATHERINE *
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, CATHAL BRUGHA STREET, ST THOMAS'S CHURCH (CI, NEW)
Date: 1909
Nature: Stained glass window in N porch, 'Christ quelling the tempest', formerly in St Matthias's church
Refs: Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 240.


Name: HICKS, FREDERICK GEORGE
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, CATHAL BRUGHA STREET, ST THOMAS'S CHURCH (CI, NEW)
Date: 1929-1932
Nature: New church in Lombardic Romanesque style built to replace one on Marlborough St destroyed in 1922, for which compensation of £22,000 was granted. Builder: J. & P. Good. Building awarded 1st RIAI Triennial medal.
Refs: Designs exh. RHA 1931 (no. 344), 1933 (nos. 240-242); IB 71, 31 Aug 1929, 765,?784; 73, 9 May 1931, 413; 74, 16 Jan,17 Dec 1932, 64,66(illus.),1117,1121(illus.); JRIAI (1933), 5(illus.),11; illus.(interior) in
The Bell 4, no. 1 (April 1942), 33 (copy in IAA, RPC.96.5); The Architects' Conference, Dublin…1947 (RIBA, 1947), pl. 25; RIAI Yearbook 1948, 11(illus.);  Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 125,Pl.95;  exterior illus. in Claude Costegalde & Brian Walker, The Church of Ireland: an illustrated history (2013), 296.

Name: OPPENHEIMER, LUDWIG, LTD *#
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, CATHAL BRUGHA STREET, ST THOMAS'S CHURCH (CI, NEW)
Date: 1931p
Nature: Mosaic in apse.
Refs: Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 125.

Name: O'BRIEN, CATHERINE *
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, CATHAL BRUGHA STREET, ST THOMAS'S CHURCH (CI, NEW)
Date: ?
Nature: 3 stained glass lancets in apse depicting scenes from life of Christ.
Refs: Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 125.