Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, MIDDLE STREET, PRO-CATHEDRAL OF ST NICHOLAS (RC)

Name: CUSACK, JAMES
Building: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, MIDDLE STREET, PRO-CATHEDRAL OF ST NICHOLAS (RC)
Date: 1816-1821
Nature: On site of previous chapel. 'Mr Cusack' architect.
Refs: The Mantle ? (1962), 8(illus.).

Name: SCOTT, WILLIAM ALPHONSUS
Building: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, MIDDLE STREET, PRO-CATHEDRAL OF ST NICHOLAS (RC)
Date: 1910
Nature: Proposals for new cathedral for Bishop Thomas O'Dea. FS laid, 1910. Scott exhibits 'Preliminary Sketch' at RHA 1919. (Unexecuted.)
Refs: RHA 1919, no. 338; IB 58, 26 Feb 1916, 85;  Tom May, Churches of Galway, Kilmacduagh and Kilfenora (Galway, 2000), 50.

Name: SCOTT, WILLIAM ALPHONSUS
Building: CO. GALWAY, GALWAY, MIDDLE STREET, PRO-CATHEDRAL OF ST NICHOLAS (RC)
Date: 1910
Nature: FS of cathedral and diocesan college laid 1910. To be Irish in character. 'Preliminary sketch' exh RHA, 1919. (Unexecuted.)
Refs: IB 52, 11 Jun 1910, 378; 53, 19 Aug 1911, 545; 54, 31 Aug 1912, ?; RHA 1919, no. 338; Paul Larmour, '"The Drunken Man of Genius": William A. Scott (1871-1921)', Irish Architectural Review 3 (2001), 38