Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. MEATH, TRIM, CASTLE STREET, COUNTY COURT HOUSE

Name: MORRISON, RICHARD (SIR)
Building: CO. MEATH, TRIM, CASTLE STREET, COUNTY COURT HOUSE
Date: 1809ca
Nature: Courthouse committee given £100 'to compensate Rd Morrison architect for his expense…in making plans and estimated for the repairs and improvements of the County Sessions House' in Trim furnished by him to the Grand Jury'. (Also paid £40.5s.9d. to architect named Johnston for model.)
Refs: Plan (in had of Owen Fahy) showing improvements and additions, in NLI, Gun Cuninghame Collection, AD 3568; Co. Meath Grand Jury Query Book, 1798-1809, NA/PRO, 1C/33/71; Christine Casey, 'Court houses, market houses and town halls of Leinster', unpublished Ph.D. thesis, Univeristy College, Dublin, 1982, 67, Pl.61; A.M. Rowan, ed., The Architecture of Richard Morrison and William Vitruvius Morrison (IAA, 1989), 171