Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, UNIVERSITY ROAD, CATHEDRAL OF OUR LADY & ST NICHOLAS (RC)

Name: ROBINSON, JOHN JOSEPH
Building: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, UNIVERSITY ROAD, CATHEDRAL OF OUR LADY & ST NICHOLAS (RC)
Date: 1957p
Nature: New cathedral on site of City Gaol. FS laid, 27 Oct 1957. Contractor: John Sisk. £599,488. Not completed until after Robinson's death.
Refs: Set of contractor's plans, elevations, sections, details, 1957, in IAA, Acc. 2006/45; IB 99, 28 Dec 1957, 1049;  Building a Business: 150 Years of the Sisk Group, ed. by Madeleine Lyons (Dublin:  Associated Editions, 2009), 40(illus.),42(illus.),64-67(illus.); Tom May, Churches of Galway, Kilmacduagh and Kilfenora (Galway, 2000),50-54(illus.).