Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: BELGIUM, TOURNAI, FONTENOY MEMORIAL

Name: SCOTT, ANTHONY
Building: BELGIUM, TOURNAI, FONTENOY MEMORIAL
Date: 1906-07
Nature: 19 foot high Celtic cross in commemoration of the great battle rendered famous by the achievements of the Irish Brigade. Erected near scene of battle. Unveiled Sun, 25 Aug 1907. Executed by Thompson Bros, Dominick St. AS, as honorary architect, presented with silver rose bown in recognition of his services.
Refs: IB 48, 1 Dec 1906, 981(illus.); 49, 18 May,7 Sep 1907, 344,613(illus. in supplement)); 50, 7 Mar,18 Apr,25 Jul 1908, 157,230,450; Ethna Bee Cee [Byrne Costigan], Ethna Mary Twice (1989), 52