Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BUCKINGHAM STREET LOWER, FIRE STATION

Name: MCCARTHY, CHARLES JAMES
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, BUCKINGHAM STREET LOWER, FIRE STATION
Date: 1898-1900
Nature: New building with 5-bay, 3-storey facade.  Tenders invited Nov 1898; formally opened, 8 Aug 1900. Cost: about £8,000. Contractor: J. Pemberton & Son, Charlemont St.
Refs: IB 40, 1 Nov 1898, 165; 41, 15 Nov 1899, 184; 42, 1 Sep 1900, 467; 43, 13 Mar 1902, 1072;  Irish Times, 5 Nov 1898, 9 aug 1900;  Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 182.