Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. CORK, COBH, DOCKS

Name: BACKHOUSE, ROWLAND WILLIAM #
Building: CO. CORK, COBH, DOCKS
Date: 1783
Nature: Proposal exhibited at Society of Artists
Refs: Howard Colvin, A Biographical dictionary of British architects 1600-1840 (4th edn., 2008), 85.

Name: RENNIE, JOHN [2] (SIR) #
Building: CO. CORK, COBH, DOCKS
Date: 1855
Nature: Spacious docks being erected by Wheeler & Co. Contractor: Alexander Deane. JR[2]'s design modified somewhat by Deane because of 'local circumstances'.
Refs: B 13, 20 Oct 1855, 502; 15, 17 Jan 1857, 38;  Colin Rynne, The Industrial Archaeology of Cork City and its Environs  (1999),119.