Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, PEARSE STREET, FIRE STATION

Name: MCCARTHY, CHARLES JAMES
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, PEARSE STREET, FIRE STATION
Date: 1904-07
Nature: New central fire station (replacing former brigade HQ in Chatham St) for Dublin Corporation. Tenders sought Dec 1904. Contractor: James Donovan & Son. Cost: £16,450. Opened Sep 1907.
Refs: RHA 1905 (no. 313); IB 43, 10 Oct 1901, 888; 46, 3 Dec 1904, 826; 47, 14,28 Jan,11 Feb 1905, 12,14,45,110; 49, 21 Sep 1907, 669; AJ 23, ? ? 1906, 221;  Irish Times, 1,23 Dec 1904,28 Nov 1905,22 May 1906;  Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005),