Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, LEINSTER MARKET (& D'OLIER STREET, NO. 024A) (ALLIANCE & DUBLIN CONSUMERS' GAS CO.)  Street numbers may have changed due to re-numbering

Name: ROBINSON & KEEFE
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, LEINSTER MARKET (& D'OLIER STREET, NO. 024A) (ALLIANCE & DUBLIN CONSUMERS' GAS CO.)
Date: 1928-29;1930-33
Nature: New office premises replacing group of derelict buildings.  Leinster Market facade built of special Ruabon bricks with Portland stone dressing.  Irish oak used for half timbering of upper portion.
Refs: Drawings, 1930, in IAA (on deposit from Robinson, Keefe & Devane), 86/93.3/1-32; IAA, PKS 0087, 1001; IB 70, 23 Jun 1928, 550;  Irish Times, 3 Oct 1929 (illus.); Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 418;  Paul Larmour, Free State Architecture:  Modern Movement architecture in Ireland, 1922-1949 (Kinsale: Gandon Editions, 2009), 22,24(illus.).