Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, STORE STREET, CIE BUS STATION & OFFICES (BUSARAS)

Name: SCOTT, MICHAEL JOHN
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, STORE STREET, CIE BUS STATION & OFFICES (BUSARAS)
Date: 1944-53
Nature: Design (drawn by Kevin P. Fox) exh. RHA 1944. Plans approved 1945. For Coras Iompair Eireann. Won RIAI Triennial Gold Medal. 'From all accounts, it was not designed by Scott but largely by his team, principally Wilfred Cantwell, Kevin Fox, Robin Walker, Kevin Roche and Pat Scott (mosaics).' (Casey)
Refs: Drawings in IAA, Aras Mhic Dhiarmada Collection (Busaras), 2016/28. Also in IAA, PKS 0212, 0235, 0249, 0326, 0411, 0554, ; RHA 1944, no. 241; IB 87, 6 Oct 1945, 522, IB 92, 24 June 1950, 656 (includes perspective sketch view); Aras Mhic Dhiarmada (Basil Clancy, 1953 or later); Architectural Survey (1953), 22-25(illus.); John O'Regan & Nicola Dearey, eds., Michael Scott Architect in (casual) conversation with Dorothy Walker (1995), 131-159(illus.),233;  Building a Business: 150 Years of the Sisk Group, ed. by Madeleine Lyons (Dublin:  Associated Editions, 2009), 68-69(illus.);  Paul Larmour, Free State Architecture:  Modern Movement architecture in Ireland, 1922-1949 (Kinsale: Gandon Editions, 2009), 84,86-88(illus.);  Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 168. 



Name: MITCHELL, W. M., & SONS
Building: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, STORE STREET, CIE BUS STATION & OFFICES (BUSARAS)
Date: 1952
Nature: Alts. for Dept. of Social Welfare.
Refs: Drawings &c. in IAA, McCurdy & Mitchell Collection, Bin VII, Roll 30