Selected: CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, WESTMORELAND STREET, NO. 022 (LONDON & LANCASHIRE FIRE INSURANCE CO.)
|Name:||O'CALLAGHAN, JOHN JOSEPH|
|Building:||CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, WESTMORELAND STREET, NO. 022 (LONDON & LANCASHIRE FIRE INSURANCE CO.)|
|Nature:||Winner of competition with design for turreted Gothic building clad in Portland stone, at junction of Westmoreland and D'Olier Sts. Known by JJO'C's contemporaries as 'O'Callaghan's chance', because he had for many years hoped to be commissioned to design a corner building. Contractor: J.W. Beckett.|
IB 36, 1 Oct 1894, 220(illus.); 111, 3 May 1969, 295; Frederick O'Dwyer, The Architecture of Deane and Woodward (Cork University Press, 1997), 403; Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 422.