Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DERRY, DRAPERSTOWN, MARKET HOUSE

Name: BOOTH, WILLIAM JOSEPH #
Building: CO. DERRY, DRAPERSTOWN, MARKET HOUSE
Date: 1827;1835-36
Nature: New market house forming part of scheme for town centre, including dispensary (and inn (1835-36). Drawings prepared in 1827; building begun 1835, exterior finished Sep 1836.
Refs: Angélique Day & Patrick McWilliams, eds.Ordnance Survey Memoirs of Ireland Vol. 31, 3,4(illus.); Alistair Rowan, The Buildings of Ireland: North West Ulster (1979), 249 (gives date as 1839); C.E.B. Brett, Court Houses and Market Houses of the Province of Ulster (UAHS, 1973), 84; J.S. Curl, The Londonderry Plantation, 1609-1914, (Chichester, 1986), 201,203pl.132