Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DERRY, DERRY, NORTHLAND ROAD, DISTRICT MODEL NATIONAL SCHOOL

Name: OWEN, JAMES HIGGINS
Building: CO. DERRY, DERRY, NORTHLAND ROAD, DISTRICT MODEL NATIONAL SCHOOL
Date: 1859-1860
Nature: New male, female and infants schools in Early English style, 2-storey with frontage of 208 ft.Cost: £6,000. Contractor: Boyd, Derry. Clerk of Works: Arthur Kent.
Refs: 22nd Report of the National Education Commissioners in Ireland (1855), 11; 29th Report of the National Education Commissioners in Ireland (1862), 245; 27th Annual Report of Commissioners of Public Works (Ireland) (1858), 18; DB 1, ? ?,1 Sep 1859, 8,118; 2, 1 May 1860, 250; Robin Wylie, Ulster Model Schools (UAHS, 1997), 20-23(illus.)