Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, D'OLIER STREET, DUBLIN LIBRARY

Name: HENRY, MULLINS & MCMAHON *
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, D'OLIER STREET, DUBLIN LIBRARY
Date: 1818
Nature: H,M & McM contractors for same.
Refs: Wide Street Commissioners' minutes 9 XII 1818 (IAA, Edward McParland files, Acc.2008/44).

Name: PAPWORTH, GEORGE
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, D'OLIER STREET, DUBLIN LIBRARY
Date: 1818-20
Nature: Handsome and convenient edifice, for Dublin Library Society. Opened 18 Sep 1820. Cost £5,594.11.2. (Remodelled as Bord Gais showrooms, 1928.)
Refs: Signed, printed specification of works, undated, and proof copy of same in British Architectural Library manuscripts collection, PaFam/1/2/2-3; longitudinal section, 1820, in NLI, old ref. AD 2630 (from Henry, Mullins & McMahon collection); other designs in Dublin City Archives, WSC/MAPS/119,120,121,539 (IAA, Edward McParland files, Acc.2008/44); 'Annals of Dublin' (unpaginated) in Pettigrew & Oulton's Dublin Almanack (1847); APSD, P, 40; Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 418n.

Name: BUTLER, JOHN STERLING
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, D'OLIER STREET, DUBLIN LIBRARY
Date: 1870
Nature: Work begun on improvements. Contractor: Meade & Son.
Refs: Irish Times, 23 Jun 1870.