Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. WESTMEATH, ATHLONE, GRACE ROAD, RAILWAY STATION (MIDLAND GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY)

Name: MULVANY, JOHN SKIPTON
Building: CO. WESTMEATH, ATHLONE, GRACE ROAD, RAILWAY STATION (MIDLAND GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY)
Date: 1851-1858
Nature: In progress 1851. For Midland Great Western Railway Co. Contractor: Cockburn & Son, Dublin. To cost nearly £3,000. Completed autumn 1858 - 'of a very important and costly character'.
Refs: RHA 1851, 307,308; 1853, no. 383; National Exhibition of the Arts, Manufactures & products, Cork, 1852, no. 165; B 9, 3 May,12 Jul 1851, 281,437; 16, 16 Oct 1858, 699; 11, 19 Nov 1853, 701; Frederick O'Dwyer, 'John Skipton Mulvany, architect, 1813-1870', Martello (Summer 1988), 38; Christine Casey & Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North Leinster (1993), 136-7; Frederick O'Dwyer, 'The architecture of John Skipton Mulvany', Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies 3 (2000), 36,38(illus.)

Name: GREENE, ROBERT ROWAN
Building: CO. WESTMEATH, ATHLONE, GRACE ROAD, RAILWAY STATION (MIDLAND GREAT WESTERN RAILWAY)
Date: 1880ca
Nature: Remodelling of station for Midland Great Western Railway Co.
Refs: Min. Proc. ICE 72 (1882-83), 309