Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CANADA, QUEBEC, CITY WALLS, GATES & PROMENADE.

Name: LYNN, WILLIAM HENRY
Building: CANADA, QUEBEC, CITY WALLS, GATES & PROMENADE.
Date: 1875
Nature: Proposed restoration of walls with battlemented gates and promenade, for Earl of Dufferin. Only partly carried out.
Refs: Sketch for improvement of city walls on piece of writing paper headed Government House, Ottawa, in RIBA drawings collection, see Jill Lever, ed., Catalogue of the Drawings Collection of the Royal Institute of British Architects L-N (1973), 51;   letters and related drawings from Lynn to Lord Dufferin in PRONI, Dufferin & Ava papers, D1071; Mark Bence Jones, 'The building dreams of a vice-roy - II: Clandeboye, Co. Down', Country Life 148, 1 Oct 1970, 900-901(illus.)